5 most beautiful FIFA Puskás Award-winning goals
Significance of the FIFA Puskás Award
The prestigious award was established in 2009, and is given to a player who scores the most beautiful goal of the season. The award is named after former legendary Real Madrid striker Ferenc Puskás.(about whose records you can read on the following link)
Ferenc Puskás in his time scored amazing goals and is still widely regarded as one of the most powerful strikers ever. While every recipient of this award has scored a special and a tremendous goal, here are 5 Puskas Award-winning goals which are just so beautiful, that you can watch them on loop, all day.
#5 James Rodriguez's goal against Uruguay(2014)
Back in 2014, Colombia were performing really well in the FIFA World Cup. While the enitre team has to be given the credit, James Rodriguez surely played a big part. He scored amazing goals and crucial ones too.
But, this amazing goal of his which won the FIFA Puskás Award was against Uruguay in the World Cup. Here's a video of the goal:
It was an amazing shot which was caught perfectly by James' left foot after a headed pass that came in from his teammate was slotted into the net with perfection.