Victor Osimhen Test Positive For COVID-19

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Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen has tested positive for COVID-19. His Italian club, Napoli confirmed the result on Thursday.


“SSC Napoli reports that the player Victor Osimhen tested positive, asymptomatic for Covid-19,” the club said.


This development could be a set back as the former Lille hitman is due to arrive Super Eagles camp in Abuja in
preparation for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON.


Osimhen has become a subject of dispute between his country’s FA and the Italian club following his inclusion in the 28-man squad by coach Augustine Eguavoen despite
recovering from facial surgery.




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