Victor Osimhen becomes the first Nigerian to win the player of the month award in Italian Seria A

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Victor Osimhen, the Super Eagles’ attacker, was formally awarded with the Serie A Player of the Month award for March following Napoli’s league match against Fiorentina on Sunday.

Victor Osimhen is the best player in Seria A for the month of March

Osimhen’s photo with the prize was shared on Serie A’s verified Twitter account.

In March, Osimhen scored four goals in three league outings as Napoli maintained their Scudetto push.

The 23-year-old scored twice in each of Partenopei’s victories over Udinese and Hellas Verona.

Osimhen won the award ahead of AC Milan’s Pierre Kalulu and on-loan Fiorentina midfielder Lucas Torreira.

And he scored and assisted in Napoli’s 3-2 defeat to Fiorentina on Sunday at the Diego Maradona stadium.

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This season, he has 12 goals and four assists in 21 appearances in the Italian Serie A.

Napoli dropped to third place in the league table, behind AC Milan and Inter Milan, following the defeat.

Victor Osimhen Stats

Serie ASerie A21124511.542′
Europa LeagueEuropa League541321′
Total 21/22:26165511.863′

Victor Osimhen

He began his career at the local business Ultimate Strikers Academy on December 29th, 1998. The forward attracted the attention of European scouts following his efforts at the 2015 FIFA U17 World Cup in Chile, where he won both the Golden Boot and Silver Ball as Nigeria won the tournament.

Victor Osimhen is the best player in Seria A for the month of March

Osimhen injury

On November 21, 2021, against Inter Milan, the Nigerian attacker was injured in a clash with Milan Skriniar. Osimhen, who was initially chosen to the Super Eagles’ Nations Cup squad in Cameroon, was forced to withdraw after contacting Co-19 for the second time in December.

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Osimhen Salary

Napoli stated that they paid Lille €68 million for the permanent signing of Victor Osimhen. Letang, who took over as Lille CEO from Gerard Lopez in December, denied rumors that the Ligue 1 winners paid €81 million for the Nigeria international in July 2020.

Victor Osimhen Relationship

Newspapers in Italy are stating that Vicky is living in Naples with his girlfriend Stephanie, although nothing on his social media accounts indicates this. If the young man decides to keep his private life secret, WTFOOT will honor his desires. Until then, here’s someone Vicky adores just as much!

Victor Osimhen is the best player in Seria A for the month of March

Osimhen Tattoo – Does he have one?

The Nigerian forward was photographed during his first training session with new club SSC Napoli. As far as we can tell, the 21-year-old has yet to tattoo his body.

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