Argentinean Lionel Messi, Englands Wayne Rooney and Lukas Podolski, of host
nation Germany are among the nominees. They have already proved they have what
it takes to play at the highest level.
Gillette Best Young Player Award winner will be determined by the FIFA Technical
Study Group (TSG), headed by Holger Osieck. Fans will have an opportunity to assist
in choosing the winner by making their selections via www.fifaworldcup.com/.