Meet the Barcelona striker that made Champions League history

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Published on October 5, 2021 - Duration: 03:17s

Meet the Barcelona striker that made Champions League history

FC Barcelona striker Asisat Oshoala made history by becoming the first African to lift the UEFA Women’s Champions League trophy.

The Nigeria-born speaks with CNN about her humble roots and incredible journey to becoming a soccer superstar.


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Asisat Oshoala

Nigerian international footballer; four-time African Women's Footballer of the Year; BBC Footballer of the Year

FC Barcelona

Association football club
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UEFA Champions League

European association football tournament
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UEFA Women's Champions League

Football tournament

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