Ghanaian midfielder Inaki Williams has defeated Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona icon Luis Suarez to win the best goal award in the Spanish top-flight this season, a report on www.footballghana.com has revealed.
The talented winger edged past the world greats to win the poll by supporters of the various teams in the La Liga.
Williams scored a breathtaking goal in their League game against Espanyol after flicking the ball over his opponent to take a volley from the edge of the penalty box.
The award voted for by fans saw the Ghanaian-born player pip Luis Suarez to the crown in a closely-fought contest.
Williams polled 18.4 percent of the vote for a stupendous flick and volley against Espanyol.
He beat the controversial penalty that Suarez – set up by Lionel Messi – scored against Celta Vigo by just 0.4 percent of the vote.
Cristiano Ronaldo took the third spot for his fierce strike, via a drop of the shoulder and a stepover, against Espanyol.
Real Madrid pair Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez, plus Barcelona forward Neymar were among those who featured in the list.
Best goal in La Liga Poll – the first four:
Inaki Williams (ATHLETIC BILBAO) v Villareal – 18.4%
Luis Suarez (BARCELONA) v Celta Vigo – 18%
Cristiano Ronaldo (REAL MADRID) v Espanyol – 17%
Neymar (BARCELONA) v Villareal – 16%
Iñaki Williams Arthuer is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Athletic Bilbao as a forward. He was born June 15, 1994 to a Ghanaian father and a Liberian mother in Basque, Spain.