After shining in the just concluded African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON), Mali women's international Bassira Toure has signed her first overseas contract joining Spanish top-flight side Malaga from Mali's AS Mande.
With an incredible form that has seen her score 47 goals in 22 appearances for Mande, the 29-year-old forward has signed until the end the season for Malaga; the striker having helped her side to a fourth-place finish in the AWCON competition
Toure scored both goals as Mali shocked hosts Ghana 2-1 in a Group A match. Mali was beaten in the semi-finals by South Africa before missing out on Women's World Cup place as they lost 4-2 to Cameroon in the third-place play-off.
She also scored two goals at the 2016 Nations Cup in Cameroon both of those came in a 3-1 win over Kenya’s Harambee Starlets.