UWCL: Chiamaka Nnadozie saves two penalties as Paris FC knock Arsenal out

UWCL: Chiamaka Nnadozie saves two penalties as Paris FC knock Arsenal out

Super Falcons goalkeeper, Chiamaka Nnadozie, delivered a breathtaking performance on Saturday, saves two crucial penalties to propel Paris FC to victory and eliminate Arsenal from the Women’s Champions League qualifying round.UWCL: Chiamaka Nnadozie saves two penalties as Paris FC knock Arsenal out

In an intense match that ended 3-3 after extra time, Nnadozie’s heroics paved the way for a dramatic 4-2 penalty shootout win for Paris FC, leaving Arsenal Women in disbelief at Linköping Arena Football Stadium in Sweden.

The standout star of the game was none other than Paris FC’s goalkeeper, Chiamaka Nnadozie.Chiamaka Nnadozie saves two penalties against Arsenal

Her two vital saves during the shootout denied the NWSL giants the chance to advance to the group stages of the UWCL this season.

Nnadozie’s remarkable performance has been consistent ever since her standout display on the global stage at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand this year.

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She led the Super Falcons against Canada, where she showcased her penalty-saving prowess against Canadian soccer legend Christine Sinclair.

Subsequently, the 22-year-old goalkeeper maintained a clean sheet against another opponent before facing Arsenal Women.

Despite the Jonas Eidevall’s side staging comebacks twice during the match, they ultimately exited the competition in the first round of qualifying at the Linkoping Arena in Sweden.UWCL: Chiamaka Nnadozie saves two penalties as Paris FC knock Arsenal out

Alessia Russo, who scored her first goals for Arsenal, had her penalty saved in the shootout, along with Frida Maanum. Despite Daphne Corboz also failing to score, Louna Ribadeira secured the winning spot-kick, sealing the surprising victory for Paris FC.

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