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FIFA won't add Zlatan as goal award candidate

Updated: November 15, 2012, 6:59 AM ET
Associated Press

ZURICH -- FIFA says it will not add Zlatan Ibrahimovic's astonishing overhead kick goal against England as a late entry to be selected as the best goal in 2012.

Ibrahimovic scored his fourth goal in Sweden's 4-2 victory Wednesday several hours after voting opened for 10 approved Puskas Award candidates.

FIFA says "given that a number of votes have already been cast for this year's award, the select committee for the Puskas Award may not, at this stage, include an additional nominee."

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