CHINA: Asisat Oshoala scores twice as Dalian Quanjian emerge Super Cup champions


Nigeria international, Asisat Oshoala scored twice and provided two assists to help her club, Dalian Quanjian clinch the Chinese Women’s Super Cup with a 5-3 victory over Shanghai on Tuesday in a game she described as “mad”.

The reigning Africa Women Player of the Year, has now won two titles in her first season in China after playing a crucial role in ensuring that Dalian Quanjian retained their league crown in September.

In last year’s Super Cup, Dalian Quanjian were beaten 4-3 on penalties by Tianjin Huisen following a 3-3 draw.

So far, Oshoala’s journey in China has seen her lift two titles, a bronze medal and a highest goal scorer accolade.

The Ikorodu-born forward will now turn her attention to the Lagos Girls’ Football Clinic which is organised by her foundation.

The clinic which is scheduled for 15 – 17 November is aimed at developing women’s football in Lagos and has got huge backing from the First Lady of Lagos state, Mrs Bolanle Ambode.

Leave a Reply