Eduardo – scorer of the best goal in December

Traditionally at the end of each month, Shakhtar’s official site picks the scorer of the best goal.

10 former players of the Donetsk team, the same number of media representatives and the official site audience took part in the poll. A player got 1 point for each vote from Shakhtar former player and a journalist, for third place – 2 points, for second and first – 3 and 5 respectively.
Let us remind you that Shakhtar scored all of their goals in December against Karpaty. We bring you the distribution of votes in each group.

Shakhtar veterans:

Sergei Kovalev - Alex Teixeira
Sergei Kravchenko - Eduardo
Igor Leonov - Ismaily
Oleg Matveev - Eduardo
Sergei Pogodin - Eduardo
Vladimir Rogovski - Eduardo
Valeriy Rudakov - Ismaily
Aleksandr Sopko - Ismaily
Mikhail Starostyak - Eduardo
Sergei Yaschenko - Eduardo


Eduardo - 6 points
Ismaily - 3 points
Alex Teixeira - 1 point

As for the website audience, a total of 353 people took part in the opinion poll. Of those, 52 (14.73%) voted for the goal by Ismaily – 2 points in the overall rankings.

The second spot belongs to Alex Teixeira. His goal was appreciated by 90 (25.50%) fans, giving the vice-captain of Shakhtar 3 points in the overall standings.

The fans named Eduardo as the scorer of the best goal in December. 211 (59.77%) of the voters decided so. This allowed the striker to get 5 points in the overall standings.

Shakhtar’s best goal in December?
Eduardo – Shakhtar 3-0 Karpaty – 211 (59.77%)
Alex Teixeira – Shakhtar 3-0 Karpaty – 90 (25.50%)
Ismaily – Shakhtar 3-0 Karpaty – 52 (14.73%)
Total votes: 353

Andrei Peti, site project manager - Alex Teixeira
Sergey Bondarenko, Ukrainskiy Futbol newspaper editor in chief - Alex Teixeira
Artyom Vitsekhovskiy, Sport-Arena newspaper reporter - Alex Teixeira
Aleksandr Gaponenko, chief editor - Eduardo
Valentin Tsymokh, Sport-Ekspress v Ukraine newspaper reporter - Eduardo
Pavel Bulakh, chief editor - Alex Teixeira
Eduard Kinzerskiy, Segodnya newspaper - Eduardo
Roman Klimenko, Futbol magazine reporter - Alex Teixeira
Konstantin Dultsev, National Radio Company of Ukraine commentator - Alex Teixeira
Ruslan Mezhenskiy, creative editor - Eduardo

Alex Teixeira - 6 points
Eduardo - 4 points

So, let’s sum up the poll results. The veterans, journalists and fans have noted all the goals scored in December:

Eduardo – Shakhtar 3-0 Karpaty – 15 points
Alex Teixeira – Shakhtar 3-0 Karpaty – 10 points
Ismaily – Shakhtar 3-0 Karpaty – 5 points

Eduardo won by a five-point margin. Congratulations!