Nigerian Super Falcons captain Asisat Oshoala was impressive for Lluis Cortes led Spanish Laliga Feminine Champions Barcelona FC on Wednesday evening, in their 5-0 away victory over Danish clubside Fortuna Hjoerring at Hjoerring Stadion in the UEFA Women's Champions League.
The former Arsenal and Liverpool women football club of England star was dropped to the bench by coach Lluis Cortes in order to catch some rest after her outstanding performance for the club in their 3-0 victory over Santa Teresa last weekend, and she was impressive after coming in, in the second half.
Asisat Oshoala was brought to the pitch to replace Patricia Guijarro in the 53rd minutes, and she was able to impress, as she scored a fine goal to give her team a deserved victory.
Barcelona opened scoring through Aitana Bonmati in the 36th minutes to end the first half 1-0.
Aitana Bonmati doubled the lead in the 49th minutes, and Mariona Caldentey made it 3-0 in the 55th minutes, before Substitute Super Falcons star Asisat Oshoala made it 4-0 in the 78th minutes with a fine goal, while Marta Morrejon scored the last goal of the game in the 86th minutes to end the match 5-0 in favour of the visitors.
Asisat Oshoala was impressive for the Spanish Laliga Feminine Champions after coming in, in the second half and she was able to marked her outstanding performance with a beautiful goal.
The victory over Fortuna Hjoerring FC now means Barcelona Feminine FC have qualified for the next round of the UEFA Women's Champions League on 9-0 aggregate.
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