The Nigerian ahead is again on the scoresheet after failing to search out the again of the online in her final 4 outings
Asisat Oshoala discovered the again of the online for Barcelona as they maintained their unimaginable profitable run within the Spanish Primera Iberdrola with a 5-Zero victory over Valencia on Sunday.
Earlier than the encounter, the Nigeria worldwide had failed to search out the again of the online in her final 4 league outings for Barcelona, since her brace in a 4-1 victory over Actual Madrid on January 31.
She introduced an finish to a 266-minute objective drought within the colors of the Catalans in opposition to Fortuna Hjorring in a 5-Zero victory within the Champions League Spherical of 16 earlier this week.
In a quest for a 19th win of the league marketing campaign, Alexia Putellas gave the hosts the lead from the penalty spot after simply seven minutes on Sunday.
Aitana Bonmati arrange Caroline Graham Hansen to double the lead within the 25th minute for Barcelona earlier than Lieke Martens assisted Oshoala to finish her league barren run three minutes later.
Two minutes from half-time, Patri Guijarro grabbed a fourth of the match to place Barcelona far forward in opposition to their struggling guests.
After the break, the guests managed to carry on strongly to keep away from conceding one other, however couldn’t cease the fifth courtesy of Hansen’s second due to Melanie Serrano help one minute from full-time.
To this point this season, the Tremendous Falcons captain has scored 18 targets in 27 matches throughout all competitions, which embrace 14 league targets, and performed the length of an encounter for the sixth time.
After discovering her goalscoring boots on Sunday, Oshoala will purpose to construct on her latest good kind and assist Barcelona preserve their very good profitable run in opposition to Rayo Vallecano on March 20.
Lluis Cortes’ facet get pleasure from a nine-point lead on the Spanish top-flight desk with 57 factors after 19 video games, with two video games in hand.