Morecambe duo are nominated for December's monthly awards
and live on Freeview channel 276
The Morecambe boss was put on the four-man list after guiding the Shrimps to five wins from their six matches in the division.
Also under consideration for the award is Chris Beech (Carlisle United), Mark Molesley (Southend United) and John Yems (Crawley Town).
For his part, Mendes-Gomes scored five goals in six games during December, also contributing an assist for good measure.
His rivals for the prize are Rhys Bennett (Carlisle United), Wes McDonald (Walsall) and Max Watters (Crawley Town).
The winners will be announced on Friday, January 8.
Thanks for reading. If you value what we do and are able to support us, a digital subscription is just £1 for your first month. Try us today by clicking here