The quarter-final draw for Europe’s elite girls’s membership competitors was completed on Friday and the Nigerian is the one African standing
Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala will lead Barcelona’s line after they face off with Machester Metropolis in a 2020-21 Uefa Girls’s Champions League quarter-final encounter.
In Friday’s occasion held at Uefa headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, the attracts for the quarter-finals and semi-finals of the competitors noticed Oshoala’s Spanish facet drawn in opposition to the English giants.
On Wednesday, the Nigeria worldwide had led the Spanish champions previous Danish giants Fortuna Hjorring, following a 5-Zero away triumph, the place she ended her six-match objective drought.
Her newest objective noticed the Tremendous Falcons star take her Champions League objective tally to 2 in 4 appearances within the present marketing campaign.
Then again, Manchester Metropolis defeated Abigail Kim’s Fiorentina 5-Zero within the second leg to advance 8-Zero on combination on Thursday.
With the exit of Nigeria’s Rasheedat Ajibade, Cameroon’s Ajara Nchout, Zambia duo Prisca Chilufya and Racheal Kundananji Liberia’s Kim, Oshoala is the one African left within the competitors.
A triumph in opposition to Metropolis over two legs will see Barcelona sq. up in opposition to holders and favourites Lyon within the sem-final of the European championship.
The quarter-final first legs can be performed on March 23-24 and the second legs on April 1-2 throughout eight venues in Europe.