Watford Under-18s' Alex Jakubiak has been nominated for League Football Education’s January Goal of the Month prize.

Jakubiak’s effort was selected alongside the seven other best strikes from the Football League’s youth systems last month.

The goal opened the scoring in Watford Academy’s 3-2 home win over Peterborough United on January 12 and Hornets fans can vote for Jakubiak’s goal on the LFE website here.


LFE chief executive Alan Sykes said: "This competition is popular with our apprentices, clubs and the general public. It highlights the good work taking place right across the Football League to develop talented young players."

GOAL A: Richard Bryan, BRENTFORD v Swansea City, 12/01/13

GOAL B: Tom Derry, Ipswich Town v CHARLTON ATHLETIC, 12/01/13

GOAL C: Alex Jakubiak, WATFORD v Peterborough United, 12/01/13

GOAL D: Tobi Sho-Silva, Ipswich Town v CHARLTON ATHLETIC, 12/01/13

GOAL E: Jahmal Smith, SHEFFIELD UNITED v Leeds United, 12/01/13

GOAL F: Lewis Horsburgh, PORTSMOUTH v Watford, 15/01/13

GOAL G: Oliver Watkins, EXETER CITY v Swindon Town, 25/01/13

GOAL H: Jamie Hanson, DERBY COUNTY v Huddersfield Town, 28/01/13