Agudelo Strike Advances in Goal of the Year Voting

Juan Agudelo's goal against DC United has advanced to the next stage of voting

Juan Agudelo's goal against DC United has advanced to the next stage of MLSSoccer.com's Goal of the Year competition. Agudelo's strike beat out the first round field of entries that included Kenny Cooper (Portland), Alex Dixon (Houston) and Nick LaBrocca (Chivas).

Now, as the Red Bulls' own 18-year-old forward looks to take home the Goal of the Year title, he'll aim to advance past yet another stage of contestants.

In this round, Agudelo competes against David Beckham (LA), Lamar Neagle (Seattle) and Adam Moffat (Houston).

Vote now for Agudelo, and be sure to check out the rest of the entries in Group 5 - 8 on MLSsoccer.com.

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The breakdown of voting is as follows:

  • The Second Round (Oct 30-Nov 2) will consist of the 32 remaining goals, placed into eight groups of four. The top two in each group, as determined by an online vote, will advance to the Round of 16.
  • The Round of 16 (Nov 3-10) will consist of the 16 remaining goals, placed in four groups of four. The top goal in each group, as determined by the combination of online voting and text voting, will advance to the Final group.
  • The Final Four (Nov 11-14) will consist of the 4 remaining goals, placed in a group. The AT&T Goal of the Year winner will be determined by the combination of online voting and text voting.