Hendrick and Brady lead FAI Award nominees

The duo could be named the Senior and Young International Players of the Year

Hendrick and Brady lead FAI Award nominees

Ireland's Jeff Hendrick with Robbie Brady during the warm up Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

The nominations have been announced for the 2016 FAI International Football Awards.

Burnley's Robbie Brady and Jeff Hendrick are both nominated for the Senior International Player of the Year and Young International Player of the Year, ahead of Sunday's awards ceremony.

Ireland captain Seamus Coleman is also nominated for the Senior award. Shane Duffy completes the nominees for the Young Player of the Year.

Karen Duggan, Aine O'Gorman and Stephanie Roche are all nominated for the Senior Women's International Player of the Year.

Two of Ireland's three goals from Euro 2016 are nominated for the International Goal of the Year. Robbie Brady's goal against Italy in the tournament is joined by Wes Hoolahan's strike against Sweden on the list.

The recipients of the 'Hall of Fame' and 'International Personality' awards will be revealed on Sunday night.

Three-time League of Ireland champions Dundalk FC have won a 'Special Merit Award' following their terrific season in 2016, reaching the group stages of the Europa League.

2016 'Three' FAI International Football Awards Nominees

Senior International Player of the Year
Robbie Brady
Seamus Coleman
Jeff Hendrick

Young International Player of the Year
Robbie Brady
Shane Duffy
Jeff Hendrick

Senior Women's International Player of the Year
Karen Duggan
Aine O'Gorman
Stephanie Roche

International Goal of the Year
Robbie Brady v Italy (UEFA EURO 2016)
Wes Hoolahan v Sweden (UEFA EURO 2016)
James McClean v Austria (2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier)

Under 21 International Player of the Year
Harry Charsley
Josh Cullen
Callum O'Dowda

SSE Airtricity League Player of the Year
Andy Boyle
Daryl Horgan
Sean Maguire

Special Merit Award
Dundalk FC