Spotlight on the WFOTY nominee: Lieke Martens

Barcelona and Netherlands midfielder Lieke Martens is hoping to win the coveted BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2018 award.

Martens joins England and Olympique Lyonnais' Lucy Bronze, Denmark and VFL Wolfsburg's Pernille Harder, Australia, Chicago Red Stars and Perth Glory's Sam Kerr, and Germany and Olympique Lyonnais' Dzsenifer Marozsan on the five-player shortlist for the BBC award.

Voting has now closed but you can watch profiles of all the five nominees and read full terms here. The winner will be revealed on Tuesday, 22 May during Sport Today on BBC World Service from 18:30 GMT (19:30 BST), on BBC World News and on the BBC Sport website.

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