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MCGREE GOAL MISSES OUT ON PUSKAS AWARD

It was certain to divide fans whatever the result, but Liverpool’s Mohammed Salah was still a surprise winner of the Puskas Award, for best goal of the year, anywhere on the planet.

Despite the hype about his scorpion kick against Melbourne City, Australia’s Riley McGree didn’t even crack the top three.

Salah’s strike against Everton beat out goal’s by high profile rivals including Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale.

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Mitchell Hughes is head sports reporter and presenter with NBN News in Newcastle. Mitch started his career as an editor with NBN, before graduating from Newcastle University and taking his first reporting job in the Tweed Heads/Gold Coast region.

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