Super Falconets four goals heroine, Asisat Oshoala dedicated her goals against North Korea to her parents.
The bubbly striker was voted the man of the match for her impressive display in their 6-2 win on wednesday, and Oshola disclosed that her performance was triggered by the prayers of her parents.
“It’s to the God I serve – Allah. I dedicate my seven goals of the tournament and player-of-the-match awards to Allah – he helped me this far at this competition.
“And the rest goes to my father and mother – Lukman and Abimbola Oshoala because they really tried for me.
“After the first game I told them I couldn’t score, but they told me they will be praying for me and not to worry that the goals will come at the right time. I’m really happy and I dedicate the goals to them.