Lucy Bronze shortlisted for UEFA Women’s Player of the Year award

UEFA Women's Player of the Year 2018-19 backdrop

Lucy Bronze is one of a trio of Lyon players shortlisted for the 2018/19 UEFA Women’s Player of the Year award.

Club teammates Ada Hegerberg (of Norway) and Amandine Henry (of France) are also in contention for the honour after also making the cut from the ten originally nominated.

Those missing out were on making the final three were:

4 – Vivianne Miedema (Arsenal & Netherlands) – 31 points
5 – Ellen White (Birmingham City, now Manchester City & England) – 22 points
6 – Pernille Harder (Wolfsburg & Denmark) – 21 points
7 – Dzsenifer Marozsán (Lyon & Germany) – 12 points
8 – Caroline Graham Hansen (Wolfsburg, now Barcelona & Norway) – 10 points
9= Lieke Martens (Barcelona & Netherlands) – 9 points
9= Wendie Renard (Lyon & France) – 9 points

The award will be presented to the winner during the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League group stage draw in Monaco on Thursday 29 August.