• Hector helped Köln to tenth, forming part of the fourth-tightest defence in the division.
  • Alaba played all but four games as Bayern swept to a record fourth consecutive Bundesliga title.
  • Rodriguez helped Wolfsburg to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals.

With UEFA EURO 2016 looming into view, the Bundesliga European Dream Team Battle is your chance to select your XI from the German top-flight stars set to shine in France. Just watch the video below and cast your vote for your favourite candidate...

Tasked with attacking and defensive duties, these three players are set to stand out for their countries. Jonas Hector has made the Germany left-back spot his own after another fine season with 1. FC Köln; FC Bayern München star David Alaba is the first name on Austria's teamsheet, for whom he often lines up in midfield; and VfL Wolfsburg's Ricardo Rodriguez will be hoping Switzerland can parlay their UEFA EURO 2016 qualification form - which saw them concede only eight goals - into the finals tournament.

Stay right up to date with the way the team is evolving here.