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Napoli’s Victor Osimhen is ruled out for three months with fractured eye socket and cheekbone and will miss the African Cup of Nations




Napoli soccer membership of Italy, who high the Italian league desk, have suffered an enormous blow of their chase for the Serie A title with star striker Victor Osimhen dominated out for 3 months, which means he can even miss the African Cup of Nations with Nigeria as effectively.   

Osimhen, 22, sustained fractures to his cheekbone and eye socket throughout Sunday’s 3-2 defeat by Inter Milan after clashing heads with defender Milan Skriniar. 

Napoli stated on Tuesday, November 23, that the striker has undergone surgical procedure on the harm, and shall be out for 3 months in consequence.


Osimhen has scored 9 objectives in 14 appearances for Napoli this season, and his harm serves as a devastating blow for the Serie A leaders, who high the desk by aim distinction after 13 video games.

‘On Tuesday morning, Victor Osimhen was operated on his cheekbone and eye socket by Gianpaolo Tartaro, who was assisted by Dr Mario Santagata with Dr Raffaele Canonico additionally current,’ Napoli introduced on social media.

‘Titanium plates and screws have been used within the operation. The participant is doing effectively and can stay below statement for the following few days.

The 22-year-old was the joint high scorer in qualifying for the delayed AFCON event with 5 objectives.




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