BBC Sport - BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2017: Hedvig Lindahl on motherhood, penalty shootouts and avoiding being 'a bitter old woman'!

Spotlight on the nominee: Hedvig Lindahl

Chelsea and Sweden goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl is hoping to win the coveted BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2017 award.

Lindahl joins Melanie Behringer, Ada Hegerberg, Marta and Christine Sinclair in the five-player shortlist for the BBC award.

You can watch profiles of all the five nominees, read full terms and vote online for your favourite here. Voting closes at 08:00 GMT/09:00 BST on Monday, 15 May.

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