FIFA Puskas Award Betting: Neymar & Ibrahimovic Super Strikes lead the way


There have been some brilliant goals scored in the past year, and we're not just talking about at the Unibet staff 5-a-side kickabout on a Wednesday night.

That's right, folks, some of the World's proper players, who play proper football, have been plundering some, well, proper decent goals during 2013 and to celebrate this FIFA's list of the top 10 has just been announced.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's insane overhead against England and Neymar's Confederations Cup firecracker against Japan are among the nominees for the Puskas Award, FIFA's prize for the best goal of the year anywhere in the world (although according to official sources they have not been keeping an eye out on our Wednesday night kickabout). 

Anyway, what's more, you can now bet on which one you think will be crowned goal of the year at the annual FIFA awards shindig in January. 

So, without further waffling, here's our look at the top 10 strikes in contention for the fourth annual Puskas Award.

Take a look at the selection below and then bet on your favourite right here

 

 

Peter Ankersen - Esbjerg vs Aarhus

Odds: 20.00

A stunning piece of skill from the Danish League as the Esbjerg full-back takes the ball towards the by-line with his chest before volleying into the net with style.

 

 

Lisa De Vanna - Sky Blue vs Boston Breakers

Odds: 40.00

The Australian forward pulls off a spectacular bicycle kick in the NWSL against the Boston Breakers.

 

 

Antonio Di Natale - Udinese vs Chievo

Odds: 10.00

The Udinese talisman's volley from a tight angle in Serie A was a perfect blend of timing and technique - and all with his wrong foot!

 

 

Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Sweden vs England

Odds: 1.25 (favourite)

Zlatan scores an audacious, acrobatic bicycle kick from way out for Sweden over the top of the stranded English defenders and goalkeeper.

 

 

Panagiotis Kone - Napoli vs Bologna

Odds: 12.00

The talented Greek star adjusted his body in mid-air before crashing a bicycle kick home from the middle of the box for Bologna in Serie A.

 

 

Daniel Ludueña - Pachuca vs Tigres

Odds: 20.00

This outrageous goal by the Pachuca midfielder from beyond the half-way line was a stunning moment of vision, skill and sheer audacity.

 

 

Nemanja Matic - Benfica vs Porto

Odds: 18.00

The Benfica midfielder's powerful, perfectly-placed finish against Porto was a worthy end to a superb team move.

 

 

Louisa Necib - Lyon vs Saint-Etienne

Odds: 40.00

The Lyon star runs into the heart of the Saint-Etienne defence and blasts an unstoppable shot into the very top corner of the goal from all of 25 yards.

 

 

Neymar - Brazil vs Japan

Odds: 12.00

Barely three minutes into the match, and Neymar produces a 20-yard thunderbolt, announcing himself as Brazil's new star in front of the country's adoring fans.

 

 

Juan Manuel Olivera - Nautico vs Sport Recife

Odds: 18.00

A nice build-up and brilliant swerving shot by the Uruguayan in the Copa Sudamerica.