After a successful four months loan spell with the finalist of the Women UEFA Champions league Barcelona, Nigerian star, Assisat Oshoala has signed a permanent deal with Spanish giants Barcelona. Oshoala signed a two-year deal.
The 24 year-old arrived Spain on the 31st of January, 2019 on loan from Chinese club, Dalian Quanjian. She will go on to impress her temporal employees in her time in Spain thus prompting Barcelona to hand her a permanent contract.
Assisat scored Barcelona’s only goal against Lyon in the UEFA champions league final this month.
The three- time African female footballer of the year has scored eight goals in eleven games since her arrival in Spain.
Assisat is one of the stars of the Super Falcons squad who will be tackling France, Norway and South Korea in group A in the 2019 world cup in France starting 7th June.
By Uche Dozie