Omorinsola Omowunmi Ajike Babajide, born 17 June 1998, known to many as Rinsola Babajide, is a professional footballer who plays as a winger for Spanish Liga F club UDG Tenerife. She made her senior international debut for Nigeria in October 2023, after representing the England youth in the under-21 level. Rinsola has previously featured for Liverpool, Watford, MIllwall Lioness and Brighton & Hove Albion.
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Early Life and Education
Rinsola was born in London, England in 1998, but her heritage is firmly rooted in her African country, Nigeria, which shows her effective cultural background. This dual heritage as helped play a significant role in her international journey, letting her rep the Giants of Africa and England.
There are no reports regarding her where she attained primary and school education but it is believed she must have gotten them in the United Kingdom regarding the fact that she spent most of her years in England.
During the 2018/19 Women’s Super League (WSL) season, she showcased her prowess by becoming Liverpool’s second-highest goal scorer, netting two crucial goals. The next WSL season, Babajide continued her impressive form, finishing as Liverpool’s joint-second highest WSL goal scorer.
Her remarkable performances didn’t go unnoticed, and she caught the attention of fans and football enthusiasts alike.
However, her time at Liverpool took a turn during the 2020/21 Championship season as she refused to train with the first-team squad which led to her being removed from the senior squad, and she was subsequently moved to the age group development squad, marking a challenging phase in her career.
She joined Millwall Lionesses Ladies from Crystal Palace Ladies in January 2015 and made her professional debut in March of the same year, marking the beginning of her professional career in women’s football.
Her transfer to Watford Ladies in February 2017 added to her experience, and she emerged as one of the club’s top scorers during the 2017 Spring Series.
Following her time at Liverpool, Babajide embarked on a new adventure with Brighton & Hove Albion Women Football Club in July 2021, joining the team on a season-long loan deal.
In July 2023, after an 18-month spell with Real Betis, Rinsola Babajide made another significant move, this time to the Spanish Liga F, joining UDG Tenerife on a two-year deal.
Rinsola’s change to Spanish league was all she needed as it presented fresh and new opportunities for her to establish herself in women’s football.
Rinsola is one of the richest Nigerian female footballer with a staggering net worth of approximately $5 Million.
Rinsola Babajide is possibily single and has not been previously engaged to anyone. As at December 2023, Rinsola Babajide’s is not dating anyone and there are no past records of her relationship.