By James Agberebi:
Super Falcons striker, Asisat Oshoala, has been nominated for the 2015 Young Sportswoman of the Year Award.
This was revealed by Liverpool Ladies FC on their official Twitter handle.
Oshoala’s club mate, Fara Williams, was also nominated for the category of the Sportswoman of the Year Award.
Other categories to be vied for include: Vitality Team of the Year, Disability Sportswoman of the Year Award, Community Award, The Helen Rollason Award for Inspiration and the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Meanwhile, a panel of experts will select and announce the winners from each of the categories at a star-studded awards ceremony.
The ceremony will hold at Sky Studios on Friday, November 6, 2015.
In May this year, Oshoala won the first ever BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year Award.