Sisat Lamina Oshoala, Nigerian Professional Tootballer Plays For Spanish Side FC Barcelona Femení
Sisat Lamina Oshoala, Nigerian Professional Tootballer Plays For Spanish Side FC Barcelona Femení

Barcelona striker Asisat Oshoala has been named the new captain of the Super Falcons, replacing Desire Oparanozie, who led the team at the 2019 Women’s World Cup in June to reach the knockout stage for the first time in two decades.

The change was announced by acting coach of the Falcons, Christopher Danjuma.

In a video posted on the Falcons official Twitter page, which was also re-tweeted by the Nigeria Football Federation handle, Danjuma urged the Falcons to cooperate with their new captain.

Also, the spokesperson of the NFF, Ademola Olajire, confirmed Oshoala’s appointment.