Iran’s Peyman Hosseini Wins Beach Soccer World Cup Best Goal Award
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran's beach soccer team goalkeeper Peyman Hosseini won the Goal of the 2017 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup award.
Hosseini's superb goal which was voted for by fans as the Goal of the Tournament among the 10 selected, was announced on FIFA's official website on Tuesday.
The goal was the first of the tournament in the opening match between Iran and Mexico which the Iranians won 3-2.
Hosseini also helped Iran win third-place match.
Brazil was crowned champion after thrashing Tahiti 6-0 in the final.
2017 FIFA Beach Soccer Goal of the Tournament shortlist (in no particular order)
Peyman Hosseini: (Iran) WINNER
Azeez Abu (Nigeria)
Paolo Palmacci (Italy)
Daniel Cedeno (Ecuador)
Bruno Xavier (Brazil)
Gabrielle Gori (Italy)
Dejan Stankovic (Switzerland)
Bruno Novo (Portugal)
Takasuke Goto (Japan)