Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Barbara Banda Shines in Orlando Pride’s Victory with Two Goals and Assist


Zambian football sensation Barbara Banda stole the spotlight in Orlando Pride’s recent triumph against North Carolina Courage in the US National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL), contributing to every goal scored in a resounding 4-1 victory.

Banda’s stellar performance saw her netting two goals herself and providing a crucial assist, showcasing her prowess on the field. Notably, it was her thunderous shot that led to her teammate Julie Doyle finding the back of the net for another goal, underlining Banda’s pivotal role in the match.

In addition to her individual achievements in the game, Banda etched her name into the NWSL record books, setting new standards for the most goal contributions and goals in her first games starting in the league. Her remarkable debut in the NWSL marks a significant milestone for the talented footballer, earning accolades for her exceptional skills and impact on the field.

The victory against North Carolina Courage extends Orlando Pride’s winning streak to an impressive four matches, further solidifying their position as a formidable force in the league. Banda’s exceptional performance adds a new dimension to the team’s success, highlighting her instrumental role in driving Orlando Pride towards continued excellence.

As Banda continues to make waves in the NWSL, fans and pundits alike are eagerly anticipating her future contributions, with her outstanding debut serving as a promising sign of even greater achievements to come.

Barbara Banda’s stellar display underscores her status as one of the most dynamic and exciting talents in women’s football, leaving an indelible mark on the NWSL and inspiring fans around the world with her exceptional skill and determination.


  1. Not knowing her in person, I see her waking up every morning trying to the right and succeeding. And yes, she is whilst staying humble more of her real signature. Watching that game, I see how she single handedly making the Zambian flag fly higher than ever before. Searches for Barbara and Zambia have gone high. Just keep on doing the thing and perfecting your game.

    • The best of Barbara us personality, she is humble, respectful and intelligent. She is like Patson Daka but Barbara much better.
      And she playing with best players like Marta of Brazil, but still not showing off pride.

    • She just needs to be careful, especially as we get ready for the Olympics; these Americans may add disqualifying stuff into her drink and then put her into mandatory testing.

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