Oshoala Nets Wonder Goal As Barcelona Record Big Win Over Tough Opponents

Oshoala Nets Wonder Goal As Barcelona Record Big Win Over Tough Opponents

Ibitoye Shittu
updated at April 12, 2023 at 8:12 PM
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  • Barcelona female team were on Sunday, 25 September, impressive as they defeated Villarreal 4-1 in League tie
  • Reigning African best female footballer Asisat Oshoala was in super form for Barcelona as she scored the second goal
  • The Super Falcons' star did not finish the encounter with Barcelona as she was substituted in the 66th minute

Nigerian striker Asisat Oshoala was on Sunday night, 25 September, in good form for her club Barcelona as they recorded a convincing 4-1 win over Villarreal in Spanish Iberdrola clash.

It was a great performance from the Super Falcons star who made sure that she opened her goal account for the new season for Barcelona.

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Asisat Oshoala nets as Barcelona beat Villarreal 4-1. Photo by Urbanandsport
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Although the encounter ended in a big win for Asisat Oshoala and her teammates, but the fact remains that they were made to fight hard for the win by their opponents.

When did Asisat Oshoala score her goal for Barcelona?

Asisat Oshoala scored Barcelona’s second goal of the game in the second half.

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The Nigeria international latched on to Mariona Caldenty’s pass two minutes after the break and slotted the ball into the net according to the reports on Daily Post and Soccernet.

Few minutes after netting her goal, Asisat Oshoala was replaced with Claudia Pina in the 66th minute of the encounter.

The Nigerian striker will now want to continue shining this season in the Spanish League considering her performances last term for Barcelona where she scored 20 goals in 19 games.

Oshoala reveals what she actually wanted to become before changing her career to football

Earlier, Sports Brief had reported how Asisat Oshoala has stated emphatically that things were not rosy for her years back while growing up as her parents never wanted her to play football.

The focus and target of every parents in Nigeria is for their children to go to school and come out in flying colours before entering the labour market.

This was what the parents of Asisat Oshoala actually wanted for the Barcelona striker who claimed that she could have become a lawyer if not for career in football.

Asisat Oshoala explained that her parents were not happy with her years back when she would return from training dirty not knowing that she would eventually become a legend in football

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