Transfer: Oshoala Departs Barcelona For USWL Club Bay FC

By Chimezie Nebolisa
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Barcelona announced an agreement with National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Bay FC for the transfer of Asisat Oshoala, whose contract ended on June 30, 2024.

Barcelona confirmed Oshoala’s departure in a statement on Thursday. Oshoala scored 117 goals in 162 games for the Spanish women’s team.

Her goals means she is the fourth highest scorer in the history of Barcelona’s women’s side.

She arrived during the winter window in January 2019 and in the middle of the season played a total of 11 games and scored eight goals.

In her first full season, 2019/20, she scored 30 goals in 32 games.

In the 2020/21 season she played 37 games and scored 22 goals, while in the 2021/22 season she played 28 games and also broke the twenty goal barrier with a total of 22.

In the the 2022/23 campaign, Oshoala played 40 games and found the back of the net 27 times.

While in this season, the reigning CAF women’s Player of the Year has scored eight goals in 14 games played.

She leaves Barcelona with 14 trophies which comprises two Champions Leagues, four League titles, three Queen’s Cups, four Spanish Super Cups and one Catalan Cup.