VIDEO: Koffie gunning for Whitecaps FC Goal of the Year

Soccer News of Thursday, 3 December 2015


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Gershon Koffie’s long-range screamer against Real Salt Lake is in contention for the 2015 Whitecaps FC Goal of the Year.

His competitor is Octavio Rivero, who struck a no-look, diving header against Orlando City.

Both candidates have advanced to the final round of the competition which is sponsored by Budweiser.

Koffie cruised through the semifinal round, earning 80 percent of the votes over Kekuta Manneh’s strike versus Houston.

Meanwhile, Rivero’s header narrowly edged out Pedro Morales’ free kick against Seattle, earning 51 percent of the vote.

Voting will run until Sunday, December 6.