On Saturday, 19th September, Asisat Oshoala paid courtesy visit to Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, as they exchanged skills in Football.
The Nigerian born, FC Barcelona Femení also spoke about her plans for the Asisat Oshoala Foundation which she intends to set up for Nigerians, starting with her start-up state, Lagos.
Sawo-Olu promised that Lagos State will support her ambition fully being that she an ambassador from Ikorodu Lagos, who has achieved so much in fotball.
He states –
“Asisat Oshoala paid me a courtesy visit. She is a worthy ambassador of Lagos from Ikorodu, and we are proud of what she has achieved in her football career.
“She spoke about her plans for the Asisat Oshoala Foundation which she intends to set up for Nigerians, and I promised her Lagos state’s full support, as this will be a great opportunity for upcoming footballers to get the push they deserve.
As is her trademark, she wasn’t going to leave without showing me her skills. Well, I also demonstrated some of mine, though I’m a little rusty in that area, as governance has not spared me much time for soccer.”