This is how Sunderland fans can help Lynden Gooch win EFL Goal of the Month award

Lynden Gooch's stunning winner against MK Dons in League One has been nominated for Sky Bet’s January ‘Goal of the Month’ award.

Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 12:02 pm
Updated Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 12:05 pm
This is how Sunderland fans can help Lynden Gooch win EFL Goal of the Month award

Gooch was running away from goal when he added a slight arc to his path and wrapped his left foot around the ball in a flowing motion that sent it up and over Dons keeper Lee Nicholls.

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The stunning strike sent Black Cats fans into raptures and handed Phil Parkinson a vital away win at Stadium MK. And now Sunderland supporters can vote for the American in the Sky Bet January Goal of the Month award.

Gooch faces competition from Fleetwood’s Lewie Coyle and Lincoln City’s Jorge Grant but is leading the poll by a considerable margin as things stand – with a current vote of 60% at the time of writing.