Nigerian Striker Scores Brace for Barcelona As Club Records 8–1 Win Over Tough European Opponents

Nigerian Striker Scores Brace for Barcelona As Club Records 8–1 Win Over Tough European Opponents

  • Barcelona Female team on Sunday, October 31, defeated visiting Real Sociedad 8-1 in Spanish League game
  • Nigerian striker Asisat Oshoala was in a good form for Barcelona as the 27-year-old scored two goals in the game
  • Asisat Oshoala and her teammates remain unbeaten this season in the League and are also topping the table

Asisat Oshoala who is the captain of the Super Falcons of Nigeria on Sunday, October 31, continued with her impressive goal-scoring performances this season netting a brace for the Barcelona Female team in their 8-1 win over Real Sociedad.

This is the biggest League win for Asisat Oshoala and her teammates at Barcelona so far this season and the victory keeps them up on the table with a maximum of 24 points from 8 games.

Barcelona Female team went into this game with the target of them impressing their home fans having won their last away game, and they did themselves lots of good by winning big.

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Asisat Oshoala
Nigerian striker Asisat Oshoala in action for Barcelona. Photo by Pedro Salado
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In the encounter against Sporting de Huelva, Asisat Oshoala failed to score for Barcelona before the Nigerian netted a brace on Sunday, October 31 against Sociedad.

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When did Barcelona score their goals?

According to the report on GOAL and Premium Times, Fridolina Rolfo scored the first goal for Barcelona in the third minute, but the visitors restored parity six minutes later through Franssi.

Nigerian striker Asisat Oshoala added the second for Barcelona in the 23rd and third in the 38th minute as the hosts took a 3-1 lead into the dressing room.

What happened in the second half?

Barcelona came out with full force in the second half as they scored five more goals to record a perfect 8-1 win over Real Sociedad.

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Earlier, had reported how Nigerian female footballer Onome Ebi angrily slammed a fan who called her out on social media claiming that the FC Minsk defender should not be seen again in the national team.

The fan named Timothy is worried how a 3-year-old female footballer would still be playing for the Super Falcons of Nigeria despite all the youngsters in the country.

As far as female football is concerned in Nigeria, Onome Ebi is a big name and she has been playing for the Super Falcons of Nigeria since 2003 and has earned 89 caps with two goals.

And since then, the former Bayelsa Queens' captain has won the African Women's Championship four times with Nigeria which is an incredible record for Ebi.


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