The Super Falcons finished fourth, but they qualified for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, which will be held in New Zealand and Australia.
Aside from Oshoala, other Barcelona stars nominated for the award included Alexia Putellas, Fridolina Rolfo, Lucy Bronze, and Aitana Bonmati.
Selma Bacha, Vivianne Miedema, Sam Kerr, Christiane Endler, Lena Oberdorf, Catarina Macario, Alexandra Popp, Wendie Renard, Alex Morgan, Beth Mead, Marie-Antoinette Katoto, Millie Bright, Trinity Rodman, and Ada Hegerberg are among the other nominees.
Tunde Eludini is a graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, Nigeria where he studied International Relations. He is a Senior Correspondent coordinating the sports section for PREMIUM TIMES. Twitter: @tundeyeludini