Osimhen suffers fresh injury, out for weeks

Osimhen suffers fresh injury, out for weeks 2
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Napoli have announced that Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen will miss some of their upcoming games due to a thigh injury.

The Neapolitans announced on Friday that the 23-year-old injured his femoral bicep in his right thigh on Wednesday night.

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Osimhen, who had previously been ruled out of Napoli’s opening UEFA Champions League match against Liverpool, was surprisingly named to the starting lineup on the night.

The ex-Lille player played only forty-three minutes before being replaced by Simeone after losing a penalty kick. Napoli eventually prevailed 4-1.

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Meanwhile, Osimhen is unlikely to return until after the international break in October. This means he will miss the Gli Azzurri’s Serie A match against Spezia.

He is also unlikely to play in Napoli’s UEFA Champions League match against Glasgow Rangers or the high-profile Serie A match against AC Milan.

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