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Breaking: Asisat Oshoala to miss rest of 2022 WAFCON

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Nigeria striker, Asisat Oshoala, will miss the rest of the ongoing 2022 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations in Morocco due to injury.

Oshoala picked up the injury in their 2-1 defeat to South Africa on Monday night.

The Barcelona Femeni star was able to play on until the 82nd minute, before she was eventually replaced by winger Francisca Ordega.

A tweet from the official Twitter handle of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), read: “‼️Sad news from @NGSuper_Falcons camp: Top striker @AsisatOshoala is out of the ongoing #WAFCON2022. She sustained a Grade 2 Medial Collateral Ligament strain in the game against South Africa. She is due back in Spain on Thursday. Get well quick Asisat!”

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The Super Falcons will take on Botswana in their game on Thursday.

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