Super Falcons of Nigeria goalkeeper, Chiamaka Nnadozie, was the hero as Paris FC knocked Arsenal FC out of the UEFA Women’s Champions League.
Nnadozie and her French club, Paris FC, faced Arsenal FC in the second qualifying round of this season’s UEFA Women’s Champions League.
In the match, Chiamaka Nnadozie saved two outstanding spot kicks to inspire a Paris FC 4-2 win on penalty shootout after a thrilling 3-3 draw in regulation time.
England 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup star Alessia Russo, was one of the two Arsenal players whose spot kicks were saved by Nnadozie.
A top-up for the Super Falcon who was in goal when Alessia Russo and the Three Lionesses defeated Nigeria in the FIFA Women’s World Cup last-16.
A sad end to Arsenal’s continental journey this season. The Gunners had reached the semi-finals of last season’s women’s Champions League.
Nnadozie and Paris FC will enjoy the victory, a significant outcome in their chase for continental glory.
The Super Falcons’ goalkeeper’s reputation will soar even further with her UEFA Champions League heroics against Arsenal.