- Asisat Oshoala has tendered an unreserved apology to Nigerians following the Super Falcons defeat to South Africa
- The Barcelona striker and her teammates lost 4-2 to the Bayana Bayana as the guests lifted the maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Cup
- Oshoala returns to his Spanish club as Barcelona host Valencia on matchday three this weekend
Nigeria's Super Falcons were stunned by their South African counterparts in the maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Cup this month.
The Bayana Bayana claimed a 4-2 triumph over the host team at the newly refurbished Mobolaji Johnson Stadium on Tuesday to claim the title.
Oshoala has now sent an apology note to all Nigerians through her official Instagram page after the country's women national team let them down. She said:
“Yesterday's defeat still hurts I must confess, it was a disappointment from all of us. As the captain of the team, I’m indeed sorry because we did not fight hard enough.
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"This is a wake-up call and I promise we won’t let our fans and the nation down like this again. On behalf of the team.
"I want to thank the organizers of the tournament, from the Mother of the Nation, H.E (Dr.) Aisha Buhari, H.E Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, H.E (Dr.) Mrs Sanwo-Olu, the NFF, Air Peace boss, AIETO, MTN, other corporate supporters and indeed the FANS of our football, thank you for helping promote Women’s Football in Africa”
The striker has now returned to her Spanish League cup as the season continues with Barcelona ladies hosting Valencia on Saturday, September 25.
Asisat Oshoala and her teammates filmed twerking
Legit.ng earlier reported that Asisat Oshoala served her fans premium content on Instagram after sharing a short clip of herself and some of her teammates twerking to a popular Nigerian hit song Bloody Samaritan by Ayra Starr.
Aisha Buhari presents special gifts to FIFA, CAF officials after attending women's football tournament
The Barcelona striker was in the company of Francisca Ordega, Uchenna Kanu, and Monday Gift as they started showing their dance moves with the 'Vibes' dance challenge.
And when the song got to the climax part, they also switched gears as they turned to backs to the camera and then shake the gift their God gave them.