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Sports News of Monday, 26 September 2022


Ajibade shines as Atletico Madrid beats Alaves

Rasheedat Ajibade Rasheedat Ajibade

Super Falcons forward, Rasheedat Ajibade was in action for Atletico Madrid against Osinachi Ohale’s Alaves in the Spanish women’s topflight match on Sunday.

Ajibade started the match from the bench, but managed to make the difference for the Capital based team when introduced in the second half.

The Nigeria international set up the only goal of the game as Atletico snatched a lone goal victory.

With the game heading to a full time draw, Ajibade released Ludmila with a fine pass and the latter scored the winner in the 90th minute.

Ajibade has now featured in Atletico Madrid’s two league games this season.

Meanwhile her international teammate Osinachi Ohale played the entire duration of the match for Alaves.

The experience defender was solid all through, but unlucky to be on the losing side.

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