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Asisat Oshoala Named New Super Falcons Captain

Oshoala New Super Falcons Captain

Asisat Oshoala has been named the new captain of the Super Falcons, replacing Desire Oparanozie.

The change was announced by the acting coach of the Falcons, Christopher Danjuma, on Tuesday.

In a video posted on the Falcons official Twitter page, which was also re-tweeted by the Nigeria Football Federation handle, Danjuma urged the Falcons to cooperate with their new captain.

While addressing the players, Danjuma said, “We need you to be focused. You are in this squad because of your ability.

“The leadership of the Falcons has decided to change your leaders.

“Oshoala is now your captain. As for the assistant captain, that will be dealt with later.”

Also, the spokesperson of the NFF, Ademola Olajire, confirmed the Barcelona striker Oshoala’s appointment.

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When asked about the appointment, he said, “Yes, she is now the new captain.”

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Oseg Hale

Written by Oseg Hale

Oseg has been a writer since 2013. His passion for helping people in all aspects of sports flow through in the expert coverage he provides in writing for GoalBall.

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