Spanish giants Barcelona, have celebrated Nigerian international, Asisat Oshoala and their other players who were nominated for the 2022 Ballon D’Or award.
The organizers of Ballon D’Or, France Football on Friday, unveiled the nominees for this year’s award with Oshoala one of five Barcelona women’s player who made the 20-woman list.
The Catalan club wrote on their website:”France Football announced the shortlist this Friday for the men’s and women’s Ballon d’Or, and there are plenty of Barça names in the running.”
A quarter of the candidates are Barça players, with Fridolina Rölfo, Lucy Bronze, Alexia Putellas, Aitana Bonmatí and Asssat Oshoala all in the running for the women’s prize.
The winners of this 66th edition of the awards will be announced at a ceremony in Paris on October 17.