Victor Osimhen wasn't in the starting lineup for Napoli today but he made an appearance from the bench when his side hosted Legia Warszawa at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium. The Super Eagles Striker put up an incredible display in today's match as he inspired Napoli to a comfortable 3-0 win over Legia Warszawa.
Jose Mourinho is not a manager who is used to having players reject him when he offers to sign them. So when he contacted Victor Osimhen's agent about a possible move to sign the Nigerian sensation to Tottenham around September of 2020 when he was still in charge there, the response he got did not impress him.
Napoli welcomed the Polish side Legia Warsaw to Naples in their third match of the UEFA Europa League in search of their first victory in the competition since the start of the new season. Legia Warsaw on the other hand was hoping to extend their unbeaten run in the competition having defeated Leicester City and Spartak Moscow in the previous fixtures.
Napoli continued with their unbeaten form in the Italian Serie A tonight, as they secured a hard fought 1-0 win against Torino at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium. For the umpteenth time this season in the league, Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen stole the spotlight as he came through for his side by scoring the winner to secure all three points for Napoli at home.
Napoli defeated Legia Warszawa 2-0 in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday. The victory takes them up to second place in Group C. Victor Osimhen came on in the 57th minute in place of Hirving Lozano, and the Nigerian international scored his team's second goal. Osimhen has appeared in all of Napoli's UEFA Europa League games this season.
As we have always opined that a player shouldn't be judged by the money but by the value. Napoli took a bold step in signing Victor Osimhen from Lille with a huge fee, to many football fans, he has not been extremely good at the Italian side.
With AS Roma getting ready to welcome the most in-form team in the whole of Europe based on league form, Napoli, to the Stadio Olimpico this evening, it is impossible not talk about Jose Mourinho and Victor Osimhen, considering the history between two of them. One year ago, when Mourinho was still in charge of Tottenham Hotspur, he tried to sign the Nigerian striker but that did not work.
Napoli suffered a 3-2 defeat against Spartak Moscow in today's Europa League fixture as they missed the chance to go top of Group C. Victor Osimhen came on in the 45th minute and scored a late goal, but it was not enough to save his team from defeat.
Victor Osimhen scored a brace in Napoli's 4-0 win against Sampdoria on Thursday night as they went top of the Italian Seria A. The Nigerian Foward has found his rhythm in his last three games after his difficult start to the season. In his first two appearances this season, he recorded 6 shots on target but failed to score from any of them.
Its been a perfect start to the season for Napoli as they have recorded 8 wins in 8 Serie A games since the start of the campaign. However, much of Napoli's success has been down to the instrumentality of Super Eagles player Victor Osimhen who is the club's top scorer in the Serie A having bagged 5 goals so far.
Jose Mourinho's move to AS Roma has added some lighting actions to the Italian league, with AS Roma already showing some clear signs of improvement despite their embarrassing 6-1 lose at the hands of Bodoe/Glimt FC in the Europa Conference League last Thursday. Napoli, under Luciano Spalletti, has been simply irresistible and impressive, with a victory today certain to return them to the summit of the Serie A today.
Victor Osimhen made another Serie A appearance for Napoli Football Club today when they welcomed Torino to the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium on Sunday evening. The Super Eagles Forward continued with his incredible form for Napoli as he inspired them to a narrow 1-0 victory over Torino at the end of the match.
Napoli traveled to the King Power stadium yesterday, to play against Iheanacho's Leicester city in the Uefa Europa League group stage match as both teams ended the game in a 2-2 draw and shared one point apiece. Three Nigerians (Super Eagles star players) featured in the game yesterday.
Leicester welcomed Napoli to the King Power Stadium in an enthralling match that ended 2-2 after the home team gave away a two-goal lead in less than twenty-one minutes to the end of the match.Leicester and Napoli went into the game as the tournament's favourites have been to the European stage in previous seasons ahead of other newbies in the competition.
Photo Credit: Twitter Victor Osihmen helped Napoli to get a goal at the 11th minute of the game. Ziekinski crossed the ball directly to the position where Osihmen could not miss. Earlier this season, Victor Osihmen got a red card against Venezia. That was Napoli's first game of the season, the Nigerian striker got criticized by Italian fans but Spaletti(Napoli Manager) believed in him.
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Napoli were active in the UEFA Europa League today as they welcomed Spartak Moscow to the Diego Armanda Maradona Stadium on Thursday evening. The Blues failed to continue with winning ways as they were condemned to a disappointing 3-2 defeat by Spartak Moscow despite having the home advantage. Napoli got the first goal of the match at the start of the first half as Eljif Elmas opened the scoring in the first minute with a brilliant effort.
Victor Osimhen made yet another appearance for Napoli in the Italian Serie A today when they welcomed Caligari to the Stadio Diego Armanda Maradona on Sunday night. The 22-year-old continued with his fantastic form for Napoli today as he guided them to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Caligari at the end of the match.
Leicester City's first Europa League game of the season ended in a 2:2 draw against Napoli today. Ayoze Perez and Barnes scored for the host, while Victor Osimhen scored brace for Napoli in an entertaining encounter at the King Power Stadium today. The host took the lead in the early minutes of the game when Ayoze Perez found the back of the net in the 9th minutes.
In Group C, Leicester City will begin their Europa League campaign at home against Napoli of Italy. Leicester City lost 1-0 at home to Manchester City last weekend and will be looking to prevent a second straight defeat. They've already lost two of their past five matches, but they've scored in four of them, with the exception of one in which they've scored more than a goal.
Napoli forward Victor Osimhen scored his first Seria A goal for this season in their 4-0 win over Udinese on Monday. The Nigerian striker was impressive again for the Blues, running the channels well and being a threat all through. Osimhen seems to have found his rhythm back since his involvement with the Super Eagles during the international break in which he found the net in Nigeria's 2-1 win against Carpe Verde.