Nigeria forward Asisat Lamina Oshoala was presented with the Budweiser Player of the Match fan award following the match with South Korea at the Stade des Alpes, reports Futbalgalore.com.
The voting took place online on the FIFA website.
On Wednesday, the Nigerian national team defeated that of South Korea in the second part of the group stage of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.
The game was held Grenoble and ended with the score of 2-0. The Barcelona forward scored the second to seal the win for the nine-time African champions.
The hero of the match was undoubtedly Oshoala, who came alive in the second half and played superbly, scoring a brilliant strike. Her goal was warmly received by the crowd at the Stade des Alpes.
She has scored two goals in FIFA World Cup after a solitary strike in the 2015 edition of the tournament against Sweden.
In the third part of the group stage, Nigeria will play against France at the Roazhon Park on June 17; South Korea and Norway will meet at the Stade Auguste Delaune the same day.