Napoli Salute Osimhen’s Victory With Super Eagles Vs Leone Stars
Serie A club, Napoli have shown respect to their player Victor Osimhen’s triumph with the Super Eagles of Nigeria over Sierra Leone in a 2023 African Cup of Nations qualifying game, Completesports reports.
The Nigerian group crushed the Leone Stars 2-1 on Thursday at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja.
Panetolikoos winger, Jonathan Morsay, gave Sierra Leone the lead in the eleventh moment.
Anyway the Nigerian group balanced on 16 minutes with a very much positioned wrap up by Alex iwobi to the left half of the goalkeeper, following a pass from Moses Simon.
Osimhen got the triumphant objective in the 41st moment with a right-footed shot from Simon’s going pass.
No objectives were scored in the final part however Villareal winger Samuel Chukwueze verged on scoring, making an effort from short proximity after Osimhen passed to him in the case.
Napoli tweeted: “@victorosimhen9’s Nigeria in 2-1 victory over Sierra Leone.” The club additionally commended their Nigerian forward’s great execution against the Leone Stars on their site.
“Victor Osimhen was in real life for his country on Thursday,” the Napoli message peruses.
“The Napoli forward played each of the 90 minutes and scored what ended up being the triumphant objective in Nigeria’s 2-1 triumph over Sierra Leone in the African Cup of Nations qualifiers.”
Osimhen has scored 11 objectives in 21 games for the Super Eagles.
Up next for the Super Eagles is another Afcon 2023 qualifying match against Sao Tome and Principe on Monday 13 June at the Grand Stade de Marrakech, Morocco.
Nigeria at present demonstration the second situation in the 2023 AFCON Group A table on three focuses, behind pioneer Guinea – Bissau, who have better objective contrast in the wake of pounding Sao Tome and Principe 5-1. Sierra Leone are third, while Sao Tome and Principe raise the back.