Stephanie Roche makes the top three for Fifa’s Puskás Award
The final three nominees for the Puskás Award (FIFA’s Goal of the Year) are named as Stephanie Roche, James Rodriguez and Robin van Persie.
Republic of Ireland Women’s National Team striker Stephanie Roche was nominated for the Puskás Award for FIFA’s best goal of the year and has made it to the final three!
Stephanie Roche’s goal for Peamount United on October 20, 2013, in the Women’s National League against Wexford Youths Women’s AFC is one of ten shortlisted for the global award. At the time the goal became an internet sensation attracting over 2.5million views on You Tube as it went viral around the world.
Stephanie becomes the first woman short-listed for the FIFA Puskas Award.
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