Nnadozie: Super Falcons goalkeeper credits God after another UWCL masterclass for Paris

Chiamaka Nnadozie was the heroine again for Paris in the UWCL. (Photo Credit: Paris Feminine, Nnadozie/Instagram, and Pulse Sports.)

Nnadozie: Super Falcons goalkeeper credits God after another UWCL masterclass for Paris

Izuchukwu Akawor 10:14 - 19.10.2023

Super Falcons' Chiamaka Nnadozie was in her heroic element again to help Paris FC shock former UWCL winners and another semifinalist from last season, Wolfsburg.

Super Falcons goalkeeper, Chiamaka Nnadozie delivered yet another masterclass performance while playing for Paris FC in the UEFA Women’s Champions League, UWCL.

Following her exceptional display which left football fans in awe, Nnadozie has humbly credited her remarkable achievement to a higher power, offering gratitude to God for her talents and journey. 

Nnadozie and Paris FC

The 22-year-old has once again proven to be one of the best shot-stoppers in the Women’s game after her latest heroics inspired Paris to a first-ever appearance in the UWCL group stages.

Nnadozie saved another penalty, her third in two matches after she denied Arsenal with two saves in the previous round, to enhance her ever-growing reputation. 

Nnadozie also made crucial saves aside from the penalty to ensure her team's result. - X/UEFA Women's Champions League

Her performance against two-time UWCL winners and last season’s finalists, Wolfsburg, was nothing short of divine. 

Apart from helping her club, Paris to a deserved clean sheet on the road with a penalty save, Nnadozie’s agility, composure, and exception saves demonstrated why she is considered one of the rising stars of women’s football.

Nnadozie embraces one of her Paris teammates. (Photo Credit: Nnadozie/X)

The Super Falcons goalkeeper’s remarkable skills were on full display, earning her praise and admiration as Paris shocked one of the pre-tournament favourites 5-3 on aggregate to book their place in the group stages. 

Nnadozie appreciates God

After the match, the talented shot-stopper took to her social media page to express her gratitude and give glory to God for her abilities and the opportunity to play at such a high level.

Nnadozie and Paris
Nnadozie saved 3 penalties against Arsenal and Wolfsburg to inspire Paris FC. (Photo Credit: Paris Feminine/Instagram)

“God, you do this one for me,” she posted on her Instagram story. “Will forever praise your holy name,” Nnadozie added. 

Her faith and humility have also endeared her to both her teammates and fans, and her acknowledgement of a higher power’s role in her success resonates with many. 

The Nigerian star’s consistent excellence in the UWCL so far this season serves as an inspiration to aspiring footballers and a source of pride for Nigeria(ns) and the Super Falcons.

Her dedication to her craft and her acknowledgement of the divine in her achievements exemplify the values of sportsmanship and humility that make her a beloved figure in Nigeria. 

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