Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Serie A club Napoli Victor Osihmen has tested positive for Covid-19.
Victor Osimhen tested positive for coronavirus on his return to Italy from Belgium, but is asymptomatic and has not come in contact with the squad, Napoli said.
On arrival, the 21-year-old was subjected to the compulsory Covid-19 PCR test and his Serie A outfit disclosed that Osimhen tested a positive.
The former Lille player and Royal Charleroi star tested positive for Covid-19, on his return from Belgium, where the club had authorized him to continue his convalescence. “Napoli can confirm that Victor Osimhen has tested positive for COVID-19 following his return to Italy,” Napoli said in a statement.
“Osimhen is currently asymptomatic and has not come into contact with the rest of the squad.”