Oshoala Scores On Barcelona Ladies Debut, Nets Fourth Goal In 4-0 Win Vs Rayo Vallecano

Published on: 11 February 2019

Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala made a great start to her loan spell with FC Barcelona Women’s team by scoring on her debut for the club in their 4-0 away win against Rayo Vallecano in a league clash at the Ciudad Deportiva on Sunday

Oshoala scored Barcelona’s fourth goal of the encounter in the 63rd minute with her first touch of the game less than a minute after replacing Alexia Putellas

Barcelona raced into a two goal lead early in the first half with Putellas and Lieke Martens scoring in the 15th and 16th minutes respectively

Mariona Caldentey added the third a minute before the half hour mark as the visitors totally overran the home team.

Oshoala linked up with the Barcelona Ladies on a six-month loan deal from Chinese side Dalian Quanjian last month

She has previously played for English Women’s clubs , Arsenal and Liverpool.


Rayo Vallecano: Alicia, Pilar García, Mendióroz, Sheila (Martínez, min 81), Altuve (Iris, min 68), Sáez, Perarnau, Carreño, Andújar, Teruel (Jeni, min 46) and Silvia.

Barcelona Ladies: Paños, Van der Gragt, María León, Melanie, Losada (Andonova, min 54), Mariona, Alexia (Oshoala, min 62), Duggan, A. Pereira (Candela, min 59), Hamraoui and Martens (Andressa Alves, min 45).

Goals: 0-1, Alexia Putellas (min 15); 0-2, Martens (min 17); 0-3, Mariona (min 29); 0-4, Asisat Oshoala (min 63).

Referee: Villegas Navas.

Yellow Cards: Hamraoui (min 67) and Carreño (min 83).

Red Card: Andressa Alves (min 74).