#TheBest FIFA Awards finalists includes Lionesses duo

Phil Neville and Lucy Bronze make shortlists for awards.
Phil Neville and Lucy Bronze make shortlists for awards. (Photo Lynne Cameron for The FA)

England’s Lucy Bronze is short-listed for The Best FIFA Women’s Player award, Lionesses boss Phil Neville makes final three for the Women’s Coach honour.

Bronze is up against Alex Morgan (USA & Orlando Pride) and Megan Rapinoe (USA & Seattle Reign).

The Best FIFA Women’s Coach will be decided from Jill Ellis (USA), Phil Neville (England) and Sarina Wiegman (Netherlands).

The Best FIFA Women’s Goalkeeper remaining nominees are Christiane Endler (Chile & Paris Saint-Germain), Hedvig Lindahl (Sweden & Chelsea / Wolfsburg), Sari van Veenendaal (Netherlands & Arsenal / Atletico Madrid).

Meanwhile, the FIFA Fan Award contestants are Silvia Grecco (Brazil), Netherlands Fans at the Women’s World Cup and Justo Sánchez (Uruquay).

All award winners will be revealed at The Best FIFA Football Awards show in Milan on 23 September.

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