Buhari congratulates Asisat Oshoala over CAF award



Asisat Oshoala: will get phrases of encouragement from President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari felicitated with Nigerian soccer star, Asisat Lamina Oshoala, for profitable the CAF-Aiteo Women’s African Football Player of the Year.

President Buhari, in a press release issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina in Abuja on Saturday, congratulated the Falcon’s crew member and all soccer lovers for probably the most deserved honour.

According to him, Oshoala’s achievement will naturally translate into extra duties for exploits on the soccer subject and her nation.

The President counseled the energy, dexterity and focus Oshoala had displayed, “working actually arduous from an early age to symbolize Nigeria in worldwide tournaments earlier than she was 20 years, and all the time showcasing her abilities in her golf equipment.’’

President Buhari believed that the footballer’s many awards and achievements, which included profitable the CAF award for the third time, “at such age clearly demonstrates that she all the time rises to the event as an expert, and deserves continental recognitions.’’

Oshoala,23, had on Thursday beat Cameroon`s Gabrielle Aboudi and Chrestina Kgatlana of South Africa at an occasion organised by the CAF in Accra, Ghana.

She now performs for Chinese membership, Dalian Quanjian F.C after some years with Liverpool and Arsenal girls.