The Best Goal award of the 19th matchday was awarded to Michael Essien playing for Panathinaikos, who topped the competition organised by Super League, the Panhellenic Association of Professional Players (PSAP) and NOVA. The award was presented by the Club's U-13 coach, Mr Manolis Papadakis.
After the ceremony, the Panathinaikos player stated:
"I don't score many goals, but when I do, I make sure they are good! I am happy to have won this award and hope I will be able to offer many more things to Panathinaikos."
Mr Papadakis stated the following:
"I am happy to be presenting this award to Essien. He is one of the greatest ever European and international football stars. We are happy to have him in Panathinaikos. His presence makes his teammates, the fans, the coaches and the Academy players happy. He is in general an icon and all children dream about becoming like him and even surpassing him. We are happy that he belongs in our club."