Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo and his manager Quique Sanchez Flores have been nominated for the Barclays Premier League Manager and Player of the Month awards for December.
This was announced on Thursday on Watford's official website.
Flores guided the Hornets to three important wins in a busy festive schedule, including a memorable 3-0 triumph over Liverpool at Vicarage Road, as well as victories over Sunderland and Norwich, and a 2-2 draw against Chelsea.
Involved in those games was Ighalo, who struck five times for the Hornets, with a brace against Liverpool, and goals against Norwich, Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur.
Ighalo will be up for the award against Mesut Ozil, Marko Arnautovic and Riyad Mahrez, Romelu Lukaku and Dele Alli
Nominated alongside Flores are Arsene Wenger, Claudio Ranieri and Alan Pardew
The winner will be announced on Friday at 6am.