Vital Football

EFL Goal Of 2016 Contenders Named

EFL Goal Of 2016 Contenders Named

Ten EFL professional footballers find themselves nominated for the treasured Goal Of The Year gong for 2016.

This year sponsored by Mitre and in conjunction with Football on 5, many fans will have already seen the nomination shortlist but for those who had busy weekends (like my goodself) and missed it, players from ten Football League clubs find themselves up for the award that will be presented at the annual EFL Awards event.

The ten players and clubs are - in alphabetical order.

Adam Hammill (Barnsley) v Millwall - 29/05/16
Steve Sidwell (Brighton) v Bristol City - 05/11/16
Lee Tomlin (Bristol City) v Huddersfield - 30/04/2016
Fabio Da Silva (Cardiff) v Middlesbrough - 23/02/16
Darren Bent (Derby County) v Wolves - 05/11/16
Nathan Thomas (Hartlepool) v Grimsby - 01/10/2016
Stephen O`Donnell (Luton) v Yeovil - 13/08/2016
Ricky Holmes (Northampton) v Leyton Orient - 13/02/16
Wes Hoolahan (Norwich) v Rotherham - 15/10/16
Michael Doyle (Portsmouth) v Accrington - 08/03/16

For those fans not lucky enough to have yet seen the predetermined best strikes of the calendar year, there is a promotional video and you can judge yourself who meant it and who frankly got very lucky!



The shortlist of ten will be whittled down to a final five ahead of the EFL Awards and fans have until midnight on Tuesday March 28 to register their votes for their favourite strike of 2016 and then the winner will be unveiled at the ceremony which will take place at the London Hilton on Sunday April 9.

Fans of all clubs in the country can cast your vote for your favourite, please Click Here.

I've got my favourite but I'm not saying which one it is!

Bloggers

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Tuesday March 21 2017
Time: 10:30AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Grimsby Town Articles

BBC Report - League 2 Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released late last night, and their investigation shows that the price of League Two football has risen on average compared to 2016/17.

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Dixon To Serve A Suspension This Week - 16/11/17

Grimsby Town's Paul Dixon will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension.

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Vital Mariners Social Media

Archived Vital Mariners Articles

Vital Mariners articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Mariners
Write For Vital Mariners
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will Scott & Hurst build a promotion winning squad for next season ?
Suggested By:
no doubt about it31%
only if Connell stays10%
only via the play-offs11%
i'll wait and see10%
it'll be mid table again38%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Grimsby Town Results (view all)

Grimsby Town Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League