The Spaniard speaks for the primary time on why he signed the Nigerian star and his intentions to complete as excessive as potential
Madrid CFF coach Oscar Fernandez has defined why he opted to signal Nigeria worldwide defender Osinachi Ohale this January.
Ohale joined the Spanish outfit for the remainder of the season on January 22, and her transfer got here after she parted methods with Serie A girls’s facet AS Roma.
The change additionally marked her return to the Spanish capital since beforehand having fun with a one-season spell with Actual Madrid, the place she scored twice in 15 video games in 2020.
Though the 29-year-old scored one in all her Actual Madrid targets in a 4-Three win at Madrid in February 2020, the supervisor insists he meant so as to add a ‘prime participant’ to the workforce’s defence.
“She’s a participant we’ve got been following for a very long time,” Fernandez advised Aim.
“Every time we signal a participant, we analyze intimately her efficiency and the way she can assist us.
“Osinachi [Ohale] from the primary day, we knew that she was going to assist us loads and so it’s, she has elevated the extent of the workforce, she is a prime participant on the planet.”
On Sunday, Madrid prolonged their unbeaten consecutive video games to 9, defeating Eibar 3-1 to maneuver to fourth place on the Spanish Primera Iberdrola desk, with 42 factors, and a recreation in hand.
Taking positives from his facet’s unimaginable run up to now, Fernandez has admitted he needs his workforce to maintain the profitable momentum to complete within the prime three.
“Through the break, we took time to relaxation and mirrored on the issues we’ve got completed nicely but additionally those who have to be improved,” he continued.
“The month of March can be crucial for us as a result of it would mark us as a result of we’re going to combat the final matches. We’re formidable and we all the time need extra.
“As I mentioned earlier than, the month of March will mark the place we may be on the finish of the season. We should face each recreation as a remaining.
“We all know it will likely be troublesome however we’re ready to compete towards one of the best and our gamers don’t have any limits and have proven it for the reason that starting of the season.”
With Madrid’s sights set on clinching a Ladies’s Champions League ticket this season, Fernandez will depend on Ohale’s unbelievable kind.
Of their subsequent fixture, Madrid will see to keep up their highflying kind after they go to top-flight newcomers Santa Teresa on Sunday.