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Asisat Oshoala is the 2020 African Women’s player of the year!

The CAF Awards has reached its summit for this year and the winners have been announced at the event in Egypt.

Super Falcons and Barcelona player, Asisat Oshoala has been crowned the African Women’s Player of the year for her incredible contributions to African Women’s football this year.

She beat Ajara Nchout of Cameroon and Thembi Kgatlana of South Africa to the award.

In 2019, Asisat Oshoala made history while playing for Barcelona as the first African to score in a UEFA women’s Champions League final. She also scored the lone goal that helped Nigeria reach the knockout stages at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World cup.

This is Asisat Oshola’s 4th time winning this award.

The announcement was also made on CAF’s official Twitter page. Congratulations to her!

Simbiat studied Computer Science at the University of Lagos. She enjoys doing research and spends most of her time reading. She can be contacted at simbiat@sidomexuniversal.com.


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