By: Otto Ngoveni
LIMPOPO – The goalkeeper of the Absa Premier League Limpopo based outfit Baroka FC, Oscarine Masuluke(24) goal has been nominated for the top three of Puskas FIFA Award(best goal scored in the world football stage)for his bicycle kick goal that he has scored in their 2016/17 2-1 win against the Soweto giant Orlando Pirates.
Masuluke is only player in South Africa and Africa to have his goal made it to the top 3, following the nominations of Mamelodi Sundowns Captain Hlompho Kekana in 2016.
Masuluke goal is contesting with France and Arsenal striker Oliver Giroud and Venezuela ladies club Deyna Castellanos.
According to Limpopo Sportswise spokesperson Vusi Ntimane they are so proud for Masuluke’s goal nominations and urged all South Africans and Africans to vote for the goalstopper.
“We Urge our people to vote in numbers as this is first time in history to have someone from this country and Africa been nominated to be in top 3”, said Ntimane
“This is clear example to show youngsters that it doesn’t matter where you are coming from but what matters is achieving your goals, as we always say as Limpopo Sportswise There is a Star in you, let it Shine.” he added.
Masuluke was born in N’wamankena Village outside the town of Giyani. His mother passed away when he was five years old and he was raised by his grandmother together with his four brothers including his twin brother Oscar Masuluke.
Here are the steps to vote for Oscarine Masuluke FIFA PUSKAS Award
Step 1- Go to the FIFA website http://www.fifa.com select Puskas Awards under the spotlight tab on the
Step 2 – Click Puskas awards goal 2017 then it will show you all the nominees.
Step 3 – Then you click Oscarine Masuluke, after clicking punch in the automatically generated code, Once it show the green light it then you vote is submitted your vote
herewith is the link http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awa…/…/index.html