Melanie Behringer, Carli Lloyd and Marta are the three nominees for The Best FIFA Women’s Player Award 2016
FIFA has today announced the three nominees for The Best FIFA Women’s Player Award as Melanie Behringer, Carli Lloyd and Marta.
The 2015 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year Carli Lloyd is among the nominees, she is joined by Marta who has made the final three for the 12th time in 13 years and German international Melanie Behringer.
The final three were selected from a shortlist of 10 which was revealed last month, Camille Abily, Melanie Behringer, Sara Däbritz, Amandine Henry, Saki Kumagai, Carli Lloyd, Dzsenifer Marozsán, Marta, Lotta Schelin and Christine Sinclair.
The winner of The Best FIFA Women’s Player Award will be presented with the award at the ceremony in Zurich on Monday 9 January.
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