Asisat Lamina Oshoala MON is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays for Spanish Side FC Barcelona Femení in the Primera División as a forward. She was named best player and was the highest goal scorer at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup.
The Nigerian international signed completed her move after undergoing her medical on Thursday morning and has signed a contract with the FC Barcelona.
The FC Barcelona female team are currently on the second spot, following the league leaders Atletico Madrid that are 2 oints above the group. The 24-year-old was handed the no 20 jersey by her new club.
Speaking after joining the club, Oshoala said:
“This is obviously one of the best clubs in the world. The team has a great history and a wonderful football mentality.”
“I am excited about playing with Vicky Losada again. She’s a great midfielder, with a lot of energy and skill. I also met Fabiana in China and she helped me to make this decision”.
“My goal is to strengthen the team and help them to win and make history. This is a fantastic opportunity because I’m sure something big will happen here.”