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BREAKING… Oshoala wins historic Women’s Champions League title with Barcelona



Super Falcons forward, Asisat Oshoala has helped her club, Barcelona Femeni to win the 2020/21 UEFA Women’s Champions League.

Oshoala came on as a substitute in the 71st minute for the Spanish giants, who put up a thrilling first-half performance to thrash Chelsea Women 4-0.

Chelsea conceded four goals in the first 36 minutes as the Blues were blown away in Gothenburg.

The triumph for Barca Ladies was a historic feat as the 2019 finalists have now fulfilled their long time dream of becoming the champions of Europe.

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An attempted clearance hit Melanie Leupolz for own goal in 33 seconds before Alexia Putellas scored a penalty on 14 minutes to make it 2-0.

Aitiana Bonmati increased the lead in the 20th minute and Caroline Graham Hansen tapped in on 36 minutes to put the game far beyond Chelsea.

The exchanges were a little balanced in the second half but Chelsea could not do as much as get a consolation.

Barca had just last week, won the Spanish women’s title after going 26 games without dropping a point.

Oshoala, 26, who joined the club in 2019, now has two Spanish women’s league titles to her name, and has become the first-ever African woman to win the European Champions League title.

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