I chose Roma because I love the city – Nigerian defender

Super Falcons defender Osinachi Ohale is settling down fast in AS Roma after officially joining the team on Thursday. The Nigerian has spoken of her love for the club and this Italian city.

The energetic and intelligent international who loves the new challenge said after her unveiling, “I am physically strong and fast, I can read situations well and I feel good especially in physical games.

She then added, “I chose Rome for many positive aspects of the club, the city and the country that made me want to come. I think it will be a good experience for me, to face new challenges.”

Osinachi admitted she is up for surprises being in a very new terrain but determined to help Roma reach their goals for the season and beyond.

 “I expect to play in an interesting championship. I don’t know exactly what awaits me but I am ready for anything, for new challenges. I hope to learn a lot and add new experiences to my career.

“I expect to help the team reach the goals, it’s a great club, ready to win trophies and I’m here for this. My goal is also to get to play in the Champions League for the first time.”