The other nominees are:
Amandine Henry (France, Midfielder, 26)
Kim Little (Scotland, Midfielder, 25)
Carli Lloyd (United States, Midfielder, 33)
Becky Sauerbrunn (United States, Defender, 30)
The winner would be announced on May 24 and voting is underway on BBC .
The 23 year Cameroonian is the only African enlisted and her performance in 2015 speaks for itself. She finished the Swedish championship as top scorer with the golden boot with 18 goals to her credit.
Exiting the 2015 World Cup at the knock-out stage, Gaelle Enganamouit has left her foot prints with a hat-trick, the first for an African at the highest football level.
She was crowned African Player in 2015 and won the 2016 Swedish Super League with Rosenguard