Willian nominated for goal of the season and name will be on match day ball in FA Cup final


Willian’s goal against Brighton and Hove Albion has been nominated as one of the best goals in the Premier League this season by the FA.

As announced on Chelsea’s official website, Willian will contest with several other goals for the award this season to confirm his fine displays this season.

The goal was scored against Brighton in the Premier League as far back as December. He began the move and finishsed it off when he played in Eden Hazard, who found Michy Batshuayi with a first time pass, the ball fell in the path of Willian again with a first time back heel. The move was completed very well with a first time shot by the Brazil international from outside the box.

Chelsea fans have been given the opportunity to vote for Willian to win the goal of the season award on the club’s official website.

Willian’s name will also be on the official ball for the FA Cup final between Chelsea and Manchester United on Saturday as part of ‘Ball for All initiative’.