Victor Osimhen To Miss 2021 Africa Cup of Nations

Victor Osimhen To Miss 2021 Africa Cup of Nations 2
Napoli’s Nigerian ahead Victor Osimhen reacts through the Italian Serie A soccer match between Inter and Napoli, on the San Siro Stadium in Milan, on November 21, 2021.


Victor Osimhen is about to overlook out on the 2021 African Cup of Nations holding in Cameroon after present process  surgical procedure on his cheekbones on Tuesday.

Osimhen suffered a number of facial fractures following a thudding conflict of heads throughout Napoli’s defeat at Inter Milan, the Serie A leaders.

An official assertion launched by Napoli by way of its web site confirmed the profitable operation of the Nigerian striker.


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“Victor Osimhen was operated on this morning by Prof. Tartaro, assisted by dr. Mario Santagata and in the presence of dr. Canonical, for a reduction and restraint operation of multi-fragmentary and displaced fractures of the malar bone, of the zygomatic arch and pommel, of the floor and lateral wall of the orbit, and of the diastasis of the frontal-zygomatic suture;” the assertion learn.

“The prognosis is estimated to be around 90 days.”

This signifies Osimhen shall be a doubt for Gernot Rohr’s squad choice as Nigeria goals to win the African soccer match for the fourth time.

The 22-year-old has been the principle striker for the Super Eagles following the stunning retirement of Odion Ighalo in 2019.

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