Oshoala scores as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid

In form Super Falcons striker, Asisat Oshoala scored again for Barcelona Female side in their 2-0 away win against their Atletico Madrid counterparts in a Liga Iberdrola encounter yesterday. The 24-year-old was on target as Barcelona beat Real Sociedad in their previous encounter played during the week.

The Nigerian forward was given a starting spot after her heroics against Sociedad. She however failed to convert numerous chances which came her way in the first half and it ended goalless at the break. Asisat and her Barcelona teammates needed a win to cut down Atletico’s lead to three points.

The Nigerian eventually delivered the opening goal of the encounter in the 65th minute. Oshoala was replaced shortly after her goal by Toni Duggan in the 71st minute.

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