Super Falcons of Nigeria forward, Asisat Oshoala remains on course to win a record-extending sixth CAF Women’s Player of the Year award.
Oshoala was among the three players who made the final shortlist for the Women’s Player of the Year award, as announced by the Confederation of African Football on Thursday.
The Barcelona Femeni star became the first woman to claim the award for a record fifth time in 2022.
The 27-year-old played a key role in Barcelona Femeni’s UEFA Women’s Champions League success last season.
South Africa’s Thembi Klagtlana and Zambia’s Barbara Banda are the other players in contention for the award.
Klagtlana, who plays for the American side Racing Louisville Football Club, won the award in 2018.
The winner will be revealed at the CAF Awards Gala on Monday, December 11, 2023, at the Palais des Congrès, Movenpick, Marrakech, Morocco.