2014 World Cup award nominees

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There are three 2014 World Cup awards up for grabs: The Golden Ball award goes to the tournament's best overall player, the Golden Glove will be presented to the best goalkeeper, and the Young Player Award will go to the best young footballer. Let's take a look at the nominees and pick your favorites. (Captions by Brooks Peck, Yahoo Sports)

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Colombia's James Rodriguez celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2014 World Cup Group C soccer match between Japan and Colombia at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba June 24, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard (BRAZIL - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP) TOPCUP
Colombia's James Rodriguez celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2014 World Cup Group C soccer match between Japan and Colombia at the Pantanal arena
Colombia's James Rodriguez celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2014 World Cup Group C soccer match between Japan and Colombia at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba June 24, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard (BRAZIL - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP) TOPCUP
REFILE - QUALITY REPEAT Germany's Thomas Mueller celebrates scoring his team's third goal, his second goal for the match, against Portugal during their 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador, June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Germany's Mueller celebrates scoring his team's third goal, his second goal for the match, against Portugal during their 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador
REFILE - QUALITY REPEAT Germany's Thomas Mueller celebrates scoring his team's third goal, his second goal for the match, against Portugal during their 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador, June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Germany's Philipp Lahm runs to intercept the ball during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals against Brazil at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Germany's Lahm runs to intercept the ball during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals against Brazil at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte
Germany's Philipp Lahm runs to intercept the ball during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals against Brazil at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Argentina's Angel Di Maria celebrates scoring against Switzerland during extra time in their 2014 World Cup round of 16 game at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 1, 2014. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) TOPCUP
Argentina's Di Maria celebrates scoring against Switzerland during extra time in their 2014 World Cup round of 16 game in Sao Paulo
Argentina's Angel Di Maria celebrates scoring against Switzerland during extra time in their 2014 World Cup round of 16 game at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 1, 2014. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) TOPCUP
Argentina's Lionel Messi dribbles the ball during the 2014 World Cup round of 16 game between Argentina and Switzerland at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 1, 2014. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Argentina's Lionel Messi dribbles the ball during the 2014 World Cup round of 16 game between Argentina and Switzerland at the Corinthians arena
Argentina's Lionel Messi dribbles the ball during the 2014 World Cup round of 16 game between Argentina and Switzerland at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 1, 2014. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero reacts after saving a goal attempt from Ron Vlaar of the Netherlands during a penalty shoot-out during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Argentina's goalkeeper Romero reacts after saving a goal attempt from Vlaar of the Netherlands during a penalty shoot-out during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo
Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero reacts after saving a goal attempt from Ron Vlaar of the Netherlands during a penalty shoot-out during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Raphael Varane salutes the fans during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Ecuador and France at the Estadio Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)
Raphael Varane
Raphael Varane salutes the fans during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Ecuador and France at the Estadio Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

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