Megan Rapinoe's Reign FC are set to be sold to Lyon, consolidating the French club's status as a power in women's football.
France Football announced the 20-woman shortlist for the Ballon d'Or Femenin, with Megan Rapinoe the favourite to win the award.
Ada Hegerberg, Lucy Bronze and Amandine Henry underlined Lyon's dominance of European football by monopolising UEFA's shortlist.
A new winner of the Best FIFA Women's Player Award will be crowned later this year.
The rivalry between Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp has been renewed in the nominations for the The Best FIFA Men's Coach award.
Back-to-back semifinal defeats are motivating England to go one step further at the 2019 Women's World Cup, according to Lucy Bronze.
Back-to-back semi-final defeats are motivating England to go one step further at the 2019 Women's World Cup, according to Lucy Bronze.
Reynald Pedros's replacement as the coach for Lyon Women will be Jean-Luc Vasseur, the club confirmed on Monday.
Reynald Pedros is leaving Lyon Women having won two Champions League trophies and back-to-back league titles in his two seasons in charge.
Norway won their Women's World Cup opener in the absence of Ada Hegerberg, who came under fire from compatriot Martin Odegaard.