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Nigeria’s captain Desire Oparanozie turns focus to Women’s World Cup


With the Feminine Division 1 over, the forward is hoping to lead Nigeria to success at the global showpiece in France this summer
Desire Oparanozie has now turned her attention to leading Nigeria at the Fifa Women’s World Cup in France, after ending her league season with Guingamp.

Oparanozie came in as a substitute in the 66th minute, replacing Louise Fleury as Frederic Biancalani’s side​ forced 10-man PSG to a 1-1 draw in Pabu on Saturday.

The 25-year-old made 12 starts in 15 appearances, scored only one goal and created four assists in the Feminine Division 1 this term. Her side finished seventh with 24 points.

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