Goal.com World Player of the Week is our prestigious weekly accolade, awarded to the individual whose performances across the previous seven days are worthy of acclaim. Each Monday at 13:00CET, our worldwide team of editors put forward a candidate worthy of the title, and this is YOUR opportunity to influence our decision.
Simply leave a comment below between 10:00CET every Sunday and 11:00CET every Monday with the name of your winner, and the reasons for your nomination. Alternatively, you can post a message via social media on either Goal.com's Facebook
In addition to the victor, we highlight a number of honourable mentions who just missed out on the top prize. It does not have to be a Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi - any star of the global game that you feel deserves recognition, let us know, and the best comments, messages or tweets will be included when our winner is announced on Goal.com.
Last week's winner was Emerson Sheik of Corinthians
, who scored both goals in his side's 2-0 victory over Boca Juniors in the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final
. He fended off the challenges of Berekum Chelsea's Emmanuel Clottey and Alvaro Saborio of Real Salt Lake among others to win the award.
Who is your World Player of the Week this week? Get involved!