Manchester City Women FC trio of Steph Houghton, Nikita Parris and Keira Walsh are among six nominees for the Professional Footballers’ Association Women’s Player of the Year award.
Forward Vivianne Miedema is also among the candidates, having helped guide Arsenal to the cusp of the Women’s Super League title.
Chelsea’s Erin Cuthbert and Ji So-Yun complete the line-up.
Chelsea striker Fran Kirby won the 2017-18 award but did not make this year’s list
Miedema, Walsh and Cuthbert have also been named among the hopefuls for the Young Player of the Year award, while Manchester City forward Georgia Stanway, West Ham striker Alisha Lehmann and Bristol City goalkeeper Sophie Baggaley are also in contention.