By James Agberebi:
Photo by Ganiyu Yusuf:
MFM FC forward Sikiru Olatunbosun's wonder goal against champions Enugu Rangers in Agege in last Friday's Nigeria Professional Football League clash has been nominated for CNN's Goal of the Week award, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Olatunbosun's goal nomination was listed on CNN Football verified twitter handle on Tuesday.
Olatunbosun lifted the ball over a Rangers defender before smashing it into the top corner from around 25 yards for MFM's opening goal on Friday.
MFM went on to win the game with Stephen Odey adding a second goal for a 2-1 victory.
Other nominees for the CNN Goal of the Week award are Belgian duo Radja Nainggolan (FC Roma) and Youri Tielemans (Anderlecht) and English player Joey Jones who plays for English National League club Woking FC.
The winner among the four shortlisted players will be announced on Thursday.
CNN Goal of the Week Nominees:
Sikiru Olatunbosun (MFM FC)
Radja Nainggolan (AS Roma)
Youri Tielemans (Anderlecht)
Joey Jones (Woking FC)