One of Victor Osimhen’s representatives, Roberto Calenda, has actually hinted the Nigerian striker is on the mend after dislocating his shoulder in the Super Eagles 4-4 draw versus Sierra Leone in a 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers at the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium in Benin City, Edo State.

Osimhen missed Napoli’s clash against Air Conditioner Milan on Sunday as he his currently undergoing rehabilitation and according to Calenda, the former Lille striker’s recovery is on track.

” Osimhen is recuperating and we need to see day after day how the scenario develops. No forecasts can be made on his return date,” Calenda informed napolipiu.com.

” Patience is needed with these injuries. Napoli won’t require his return since they cares about the health of the boy and the entire group.

” The boy (Osimhen) is getting all the required care and he is improving.”

The 21-year-old has actually played in all of Napoli’s Serie A matches this project and has two objectives.

He broke his duck in the Italian top-flight versus Atalanta in October and he scored the match-winner Napoli a 1-0 win away at Bologna prior to the international break.

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