By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com-Nigeria
Super Falcons and Rivers Angels goal keeper Chiamaka Nnadozie is rated the 16th best goal keeper in the world according to ratings of International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS).
The 18 year old goal keeper secure the rating after Netherlands goal keeper, Sari Van Veenendaal won the award for best female goal keeper.
Nnadozie according to IFFHS is Africa’s best female goal keeper by the rating.
This rating is coming on the heels of Chiamaka Nnadozie recent nomination for 2019 Female Player of the Year by the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
She helped Rivers Angels win last season NWPL Super 4 tournament with fantastic saves among which include saving two (2) penalties for her side to help them to a 4-2 win over Bayelsa Queens on penalties in the semi final. Nnadozie saved penalties from Anjor Mary and Joy Jerry during penalty shoot out after full time ended in goalless draw.
The 18 year old goal keeper had terrific year with Super Falcons and Rivers Angels. From 2018, she won the Africa Women Cup Of Nations followed by 2019 West Africa Football Union Cup. She helped Super Falcons to Round of 16 at 2019 FIFA Women World Cup,2019 Aiteo Cup Silver medalist and 2019 Nigeria Women Premier League Winner with Rivers Angels.
Chiamaka Nnadozie is one of the few players that has represented Nigeria at the U17, U20 and Senior Women’s World Cup. She made her World Cup debut at 2019 World Cup in France keeping a clean sheet in her first match against South Korea as Nigeria were 2-0 victors over the Asian side.
THE WORLD’S BEST WOMAN GOALKEEPER 2019
Ranking Name Country Club Points
1 Sari VAN VEENENDAAL Netherlands FC Arsenal/Atlético Madrid 185
2 Sara BOUHADDI France Olympique Lyonnais 92
3 Alyssa NAEHER USA RS Chicago 82
4 Hedvig LINDAHL Sweden FC Chelsea/VFL Wolfsburg 52
5 Christiane ENDLER Chile Paris SG 42
6 Sandra PANOS Spain FC Barcelona 23
7 Almuth SCHULT Germany VFL Wolfsburg 22
8 BARBARA Brazil Kindermann 21
9 Laura GIULIANI Italy FC Juventus 20
10 Karen BARDSLEY England FC Manchester City 18
11 Ashlyn HARRIS USA Orlando Pride 14
12 Ann-Katrin BERGER Germany FC Chelsea 11
13 Ayaka YAMASHITA Japan TV Beleza 7
14 Vanina CORREA Argentina Rosario Central/CA San Lorenzo 5
15 Lydia WILLIAMS Australia Seattle Reign FC 4
16 Andile DLAMINI South Africa Mamelodi Sundowns 1
16 Ingrid HJELMSTETH Norway Stabaek 1
16 Stephanie LABBE Canada North Caroline Courage 1
16 Chiamake NNADOZIE Nigeria VFL Wolfsburg 1
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