Sporting KC’s Jamil Roberts’ championship-winning goal in Final Four for Best Play at 2021 ESPYS

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Marshall’s Jamil Roberts (11) celebrates his game-winning goal in overtime of the NCAA College Cup championship soccer match against the Indiana in Cary, N.C., Monday, May 17, 2021. Marshall won 1-0 in overtime. (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Before joining Sporting Kansas City after being selected in the 2021 MLS SuperDraft, Jamil Roberts was busy winning a national championship with the Marshall Thundering Herd.

His championship-winning goal in extra-time not only brought the first ever title for the men’s soccer program, but was nominated for Best Play at the 2021 ESPYS.

Thirty-two plays faced off in a tournament style bracket where fan votes decided which play would move on to the next round.

The former Marshall forward’s game-winner is one of four remaining Best Play nominees:

Fans can vote for their favorite play online and tune in to the 2021 ESPYS awards July 10 to see who comes out on top.

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