Asisat Oshoala wins BBC’s women’s footballer of the year


Nigeria and Liverpool forward Asisat Oshoala 
has been named as the BBC Women’s 
Footballer of the Year. 

The 20-year-old forward is the first player to 
win the new award from the BBC World 
Service, voted for by football fans around the 

She beat Spain’s Veronica Boquete, German 
Nadine Kessler, Scot Kim Little and Brazilian 
Marta to the honour. 

“I would like to say thank you to the BBC, to 
my fans around the world and to everyone who 
voted,” she said. 

We say a big congratulations to her..

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *