NFF, CAF and FIFA have celebrated the 29th Birthday of Asisat Oshoala, undoubtedly, Africa’s most successful female footballer.
Oshoala, born in October 1994 has won the UEFA Women’s Champions League, Spanish Feminine League title, Africa Women’s Cup of Nations titles in a glamorous career to date.
On her 29th Birthday, the football world poured lovely messages in celebration.
The Nigeria Football Federation – NFF sent their greetings via their X handle with the caption:“Happy birthday to @NGSuper_Falcons
forward, 5 time Africa Women’s Player of the Year, @AsisatOshoala. All the best today and always .”
World Football Governing Body – FIFA decided to celebrate Oshoala @29 by posting with photos of her three goals at the three World Cups she has participated in with the caption:” Asisat Oshoala scoring at the #FIFAWWC.”
For her Spanish club, FC Barcelona, the message read on their women’s X handle:” , Oshoala
Asisat Oshoala is the reigning African Player of the Year and has won the award a recording five times.
The forward is among the nominees for the 2023 Balloon D’or, her second time on the exclusive list that includes the World’s most outstanding female players.