Victor Osimhen To Return Against Lazio
By Amaechi Agbo
Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, will return when his club, Napoli host rivals Lazio in the Italian Serie A match next week, Besthcoicesports.com.ng can report
The former Lille of France forward returned from international duty with a shoulder injury while playing against Sierra Leone in 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in Benin, South-South Nigeria and the recovery time has prolonged more than expected
However, according to report Osimhen is expected to return to action on December 20 when his side will tackle 7th placed Lazio.
According to the Radio Kiss Kiss Napoli reports, the centre-forward will not be called up for the Europa League match against Real Sociedad on Thursday.
The broadcaster reveals he will be out for the following two matches in Serie A against Sampdoria and Inter too, the latter scheduled for Wednesday, December 16.
But the report reveals he could be back against Lazio on December 20.
Napoli coach, Gattuso is reportedly in need of his precious striker as the club sits 3rd in the Serie A log with 20 points from 10 matches, 6 adrift of league leaders, AC Milan.