Goal of The Month - October 2014

By: Steve Sutcliffe |
14/11/14 |

Thirteen spectacular strikes form the shortlist for League Football Education’s (LFE) Goal of the Month competition for October.

Alex Pattison took the honours last month for his lung busting run and fine finish for Middlesbrough against Manchester United’s Under-18’s. This month the competition is dominated by Brighton & Hove Albion with Jordan Maguire-Drew and Connor Tighe (a winner from last term) in the running.

MK Dons and England Youth International Giorgio Rasulo (also a winner from last term) is also in the mix as is for the second month running, Charles Vernam, a former AC Milan trialist who now calls Derby County’s, Moor Farm training base home.

This month’s shortlist is:

  • Jordan Maguire-Drew, Tottenham Hotspur v BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION
  • Jordan Maguire-Drew, Tottenham Hotspur v BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION
  • Mason Warren, ROTHERHAM UTD v Chesterfield
  • Giorgio Rasulo, MK DONS v Leyton Orient
  • Connor Tighe, BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION v Chelsea
  • Reece Cole, BRENTFORD v Leeds Utd
  • Daniel Adgyei, AFC WIMBLEDON v MK Dons
  • Harley Black, NORWICH CITY v Southampton
  • Lewis Gill, PORTSMOUTH v Newport County
  • Scott Merritt, Oxford United v EXETER CITY
  • Zain Westbrooke, Cardiff City v BRENTFORD
  • Loius Robles, WIGAN ATHLETIC v Blackpool
  • Charles Vernam, DERBY COUNTY v Middlesbrough

LFE Chief Executive Alan Sykes said: “This competition draws attention to the the next wave of talented young players that are on the apprenticeship programme at clubs across the land.”

“It remains hugely popular and features some exceptional goals.”

Voting will remain open until Noon on 21 November.