How Old is Asisat Oshoala? FC Barcelona Femení Star Celebrates Birthday as Fans and Teammates Pay Tribute

How Old is Asisat Oshoala

It’s a special day for football fans worldwide as we celebrate the birthday of one of Africa’s finest talents and FC Barcelona Femení star, Asisat Oshoala. As the Super Falcons and FC Barcelona Femení continue to bask in her brilliance, Asisat adds another candle to her cake, hoping for good tidings and great fortune in the months ahead.

But just how old is Asisat Oshoala? Futball Naija takes a look…

How Old is Asisat Oshoala?

How Old is Asisat Oshoala

You might wonder? Well, the Nigerian superstar turns 29 today. She was born on October 9th, 1994, in Ikorodu, a city located to the north-east of Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria. From humble beginnings to becoming one of the best African players in the world, Asisat’s journey has been nothing short of remarkable.

African Pride

How Old is Asisat Oshoala

Asisat Oshoala’s incredible talents have earned her the title of African Player of the Year on four separate occasions (2019, 2014, 2016, and 2017). Her stellar year in 2014 also saw her clinch the prestigious Ballon d’Or and the Golden Shoe at the U20 World Cup. These achievements reflect not only her individual brilliance but also her unwavering commitment to the sport.

A Trophies Galore

How Old is Asisat Oshoala

Her illustrious career is adorned with numerous trophies and accolades, including four Primera División titles, three Supercopa de España Femenina championships, three Copa de la Reina titles, two UEFA Women’s Champions League triumphs, and five African Women’s Footballer of the Year awards. She was also recognized as the 2015 BBC Women’s Player of the Year and named the IFFHS CAF Best Woman Player of the Decade 2011 – 2020.

Birthday Wishes Pour In

Asisat Oshoala’s impact extends far beyond the football pitch, as demonstrated by the heartfelt birthday wishes from her fellow athletes and fans. Her Super Falcons teammate, Ordega Francisca, took to X (Formerly Twitter) to extend her warm wishes, saying, “Cheers to another trip around the sun, Keep on shining Zee, Asisat Oshoala, happy birthday.”

Fans also joined in the celebration, with @AdeWasiuBanjo writing, “Happy birthday to our very own Agba baller, Asisat Oshoala, many happy returns of the day.”

A Legacy of Excellence

As we celebrate Asisat Oshoala’s birthday, let’s also celebrate her extraordinary journey and the indelible mark she has left on the world of football. Her legacy of excellence serves as an inspiration to aspiring footballers across the globe.

Here’s to another year of success, milestones, and unforgettable moments for the remarkable Asisat Oshoala!