It wasn’t Asisat Oshoala’s goal! Fans turned out overwhelmingly to vote for their top goal from the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup.
Asisat’s match winner against South Korea was one of the 10 selected goals, but votes pulled were in favor of a net shaker made in Brazil.
After weeks of the campaign, FIFA announced the winner is Brazil’s Cristiane for her goal against Australia.
🗳️ Hundreds of thousands of you voted!
— FIFA Women’s World Cup (@FIFAWWC) July 18, 2019
FIFA wrote on its website that:
After more than 300,000 fans took part in an online vote on FIFA.com, Cristiane’s brilliant header against Australia was eventually chosen as the Hyundai Goal of the Tournament.