Barcelona Coach Sends Message To Asisat Oshoala
Lead trainer of Barcelona female group, Lluis Cortes has paid tribute to Nigerian striker, Asisat Oshoala for winning the 2019 African Women’s Player of the Year grant for the fourth time.
Cortes said he feels special to have the 25-year-old forward in his Barcelona squad, including that she is an exceptional player that gives the Catalan club a bit of leeway.
Oshoala has been great for Barcelona so far this season.
She packed away four objectives as Barcelona whipped Tacon 6-0 on Saturday.
“Having the best African player (Asisat Oshoala) in my group implies a great deal,” Cortes told Goal.
“She earned the honor and they aren’t giving her for what her identity is nevertheless founded on merit. This to some extent benefits us, from her prosperity and her individual exhibitions.
“We are special to have her since she is a totally different player with an alternate physical structure in contrast with some other player in the alliance.
“Having such a special player, that is so unique in relation to what you can discover on the national market is a favorable position for us and it’s our duty to know in what minute to play her.
“The minute when possibly another player can perform better however we are exceptionally content with her. Her frame of mind and her game returning from the special seasons has been astounding and we trust this proceeds.”