By our correspondent
Osinachi Ohale was named Player of the Match following the Super Falcons’ stunning 3-2 victory against Australia at Lang Park, Brisbane on Thursday afternoon.
Ohale scored Nigeria’s second goal in the five-goal thriller.
The experienced centre-back nodded home from close range after McKenzie Arnold nodded Asisat Oshoala’s header into her path.
It was the 31-year-old’s second-ever goal for the nine-time African champions.
The defender has made 31 appearances for the Super Falcons.
Goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie won the award in Super Falcons’ first game against Canada.