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Christine Sinclair: Meet the nominee

Canada and Portland Thorns forward Christine Sinclair will be hoping to win the BBC Women's Footballer of the Year award 2017.

She is one of five nominees, along with Germany and Bayern Munich's Melanie Behringer, Norway and Olympique Lyonnais' Ada Hegerberg, Sweden and Chelsea's Hedvig Lindahl, and Brazil and Orlando Pride's Marta.

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

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