The Nigerian female footballer, Asisat Lamina Oshola who has been named African Women's Player of the Year four times is a professional Nigerian footballer striker. She was born on 9 October 1994 in Ikorodu, Lagos State. Asisat attended Air Force Primary School in Victoria Island for her primary education and commenced her secondary school education at Aunty Ayo International School in Ikoyi, Lagos State.
This aspiring footballer discovered her passion for sport when she was in secondary school. She stated that she started playing football with friends and her classmates in school and on the streets. She narrated further that her parents were not in support of her sport career, when she dropped out of secondary school to pursue her career but they supported her when they noticed she was serious and passionate about anything related to sports, particularly football.
After Asisat graduated from secondary school she joined FC Rivers Internationals in Lagos and played for the teams until 2013, when she started playing for Rivers Angels. She is well known and recognized in the entire world of sports. In 2015 she was signed to Liverpool Ladies and became the first Africa to play in the Women's Super league.
She later joined Arsenal Ladies club in January 2016 and performed so well before she left and join Chinese club Dalian Quanjian F.C on February 10, 2017 where she is currently playing.
She won alot of Awards in sports history and also nominated as the Best female footballer in Africa. She launched the Asisat Oshoala Foundation in 2019, empowers girls footballers in Africa, hosts the annual Asisat Oshoala Foundation Football4girls tournament in Lagos, and was named to Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2021.
The professional footballer is not yet married but, she has a beautiful grown up daughter whose father's identity is unknown.
See photos of Asisat and her pretty daughter below.
She mentioned that she felt comfortable playing in any position, but she is mainly use as a striker or defender. This female footballer is physically fit with masculine body and six packs. She is also a NIKE Ambassador.
See photos of Asisat Oshoala.
The Nigerian footballer star, who is from a muslim background recently thrown a house warming party for a mansion she bought for her parents in Costain, area in Lagos. The party was attended by the footballer's friends, family and loved ones.
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