European champions Inter Milan of Italy dominates this year's nominations for UEFA's Club Footballer of the Year award. Five players from Inter Milan are in the shortlist for this prestigious award, though Barcelona's Argentine striker Lionel Messi is favorite to retain his prize.
Julio Cesar, Lucio, Maicon, Wesley Sneijder and Diego Milito are the five players from the Italian side who have been nominated for each award category: Best goalkeeper, defender, midfielder and forward.
They will face tough competition from Barcelona striker Lionel Messi alongside teammates Victor Valdes, Gerard Pique and Xavi.
For the entire nomination, please click here: The Nominations For UEFA Club Footballer of the Year Award are