Striker Victor Osimhen has been absent from Napoli’s last 5 consecutive matches after being forced to leave the field in the friendly match between Nigeria and Saudi Arabia on October 13. The absence of the main striker, who scored 6 goals in 10 matches in Serie A and the Champions League, caused coach Rudi Garcia’s team to encounter some difficulties in some past matches, including the match drew 2-2 against AC Milan despite playing at home.
Currently, the 24-year-old player is continuing his recovery process from injury to soon return to the field to play for Napoli and the fans were more reassured when they saw Osimhen returned to Campania earlier this week, sitting in the stands. Stadio Diego Armando Maradona’s stands cheered his teammates on during Napoli’s 1-1 draw with Union Berlin in the Champions League.
According to information from Il Mattino via TMW, Osimhen has been performing individual training exercises at Castel Volturn and Napoli’s main striker is expected to return to the field after the international break in the best health condition. can play in the match against Atalanta on November 25.
Previously, Osimhen was not called up to the Nigerian squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifying matches against Lesotho and Zimbabwe.
Tuan Tu | 07:29 November 11, 2023