Spain wins their first FIFA Women's World Cup
As the ninth edition of the FIFA Women's World cup ended today in Australia, Spain has been crowned champion after defeating England by a goal to nil.
This is the first time Spain will be winning the competition, Spain has now joined the likes of USA, Germany, Japan that have won the previous edition.
The interesting match saw Spain losing a penalty while addition 14 minutes was added to the highly competitive match
Asisat Oshoala wins fifth African Women's Player of the Year award
The striker has been recognised after playing a key role in Barcelona's title-winning season in Spain.Nigeria and Barcelona talisman Asisat Oshoala has been named the 2022 African Women’s Player of the Year at the CAF Awards ceremony in Rabat on Thursday.The 27-year-old picked the award ahead of Ajara Nchout Njoya (Cameroon and Inter Milan) and Zambia international Grace Chanda (Zambia and BIIK Kazygurt).With this, she becomes the first African to win this prestigio...
Osaka Wins U. S Open Women's Single Final
Just two years after she won her first U.S Open, Naomi Osaka has won her second U.S. Open title at this year’s tournament after beating Victoria Azarenka.The 22-year-old Japanese tennis star battled back from a set down against Azarenka to lift her second US Open title in three years with a 1-6 6-3 6-3 victory at Flushing Meadows.Speaking after her victory, Osaka said she felt it would be very embarrassing to lose the game under an hour.She also said it was a tough...
CAF Women’s Champions League: Bayelsa Queens to face Sundowns in first game
In their opening group match of the 2022 CAF Women's Champions League, the Nigerian champions Bayelsa Queens will take on the South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns.The Group B match will take place on October 31 at Stade Grande de Marrakech, according to the Confederation of African Football's complete schedule for the competition.Three days later, in their second match, also in Marrakech, the Nigerians will play TP Mazembe of the Congo Democratic Republic.On No...
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