Oshoala wins UCL as Barca hammer Chelsea in final

 


Nigerian striker Asisat Oshoala was a late substitute as Barceloca created an unequivocal presentation to dismiss Chelsea 4-0 in the Women's Champions League last on Sunday. 


It was the Spanish side's first title and they did it in style at the Ullevi arena in Gothenburg, Sweden, pounding the English heroes. 


Oshoala, who had been down and out with injury, was welcomed on as a 71st moment substitute for Jennifer Hermoso, in the wake of breezing through a late wellness assessment. 


Barcelona started to lead the pack after the ball bounced back off Melanie Leupolz for an own objective in the wake of hitting the crossbar. 


The Catalans before long multiplied their lead through Alexia Putellas, who scored from the spot in the fourteenth moment after Hermoso was decreed to have been fouled in the case. 


The two-objective lead before long got three in the twentieth moment when Aitana Bonmati swam off pressure from Jessica Carter to space the ball into the net after a through pass from Hermoso. 


Barca finished the defeat in the 36th moment with a straightforward tap-in from Caroline Hansen. 


Oshoala had the chance to make it five, however was denied by a last trench tackle by Niamh Charles. She additionally had the ball toward the rear of the net, yet it was precluded for offside. 


The success makes Oshoala the principal African to win the Women's Champions League title. 


The four-time Africa Women's Footballer of The Year had been engaged with Barca's past appearance in the last – a 4-1 loss to Lyon – where she scored her group's singular objective.

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