Nigeria Worldwide, Victor Osimhen, has acquired accolades from fellow Napoli striker, Giovanni Simeone for his attributes each on the sphere of play and off the pitch.
Simeone joined Napoli on a season-long mortgage from Hellas Verona in August, as a again of Tremendous Eagles talisman, Osimhen.
Osimhen began the season nicely, discovering the online twice in Gli Azzurri’s first two video games.
Nevertheless the Nigerian sustained a muscle harm in Napoli’s 4-1 win in opposition to Liverpool on Wednesday, 7 September and has been sidelined since then.
Surprisingly, Napoli haven’t missed Osimhen since his harm. Actually, they’ve been firing on all cylinders, with Raspadori and Simeone scoring a mixed six within the Partenopeans’ final 4 video games.
Osimhen is predicted to be match for motion when Napoli journey to Cremonese this weekend. And his return may trigger a variety headache for Coach Luciano Spalletti.
Simeone is conscious that he may drop down the pecking order or strikers when Osimhen returns, be he solely has reward for his 23-year-old teammate, while stating that the choice determination lies with Spalletti.
“Osimhen is an excellent participant, he’s additionally a very good individual,” Simeone told OmasportsTV.
“We all know we want him within the workforce similar to me and Raspadori. When he returns, the coach must resolve who would be the first alternative striker.” he mentioned
Napoli humbled Dutch Champions, Ajax, 6-1 within the UEFA Champions League conflict in Amsterdam with Simeone with Simeone putting the again of the online within the conflict.
Napoli will probably be hoping for at the least a degree to qualify for the knock-out phases of the Champions League after they each meet once more on the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium.