Arsenal striker Vivianne Miedema has been nominated for the BBC’s Women’s Footballer of the Year Prize. The Dutch forward forms part of a 5 player shortlist that also includes Julie Ertz (USA and Chicago Red Stars), Megan Rapinoe (USA and Reign FC), Lucy Bronze (England and Lyon) and Sam Kerr (Australia and Chelsea).
Miedema broke the WSL goalscoring record last season with 22 goals as the Gunners swept to the title. She already has 14 in this season’s WSL and is the current leading scorer in the Champions League for 2019-20. Viv was also part of the Netherlands side that finished runners-up in last summer’s World Cup.
Introducing our BBC Women's Footballer of the Year nominee, @VivianneMiedema 👏
You know what to do, Gooners 😎
— Arsenal Women (@ArsenalWFC) February 12, 2020
The winner will be decided by public vote and voting closes on Monday, 2nd March at 9am. The winner will be announced on Tuesday, 24th March. You can (and should) vote for Viv at this link.