Victor Osimhen named Best Foreign Athlete in Italy
Super Eagles and Napoli’s talismanic forward, Victor Osimhen has won the Stampa Estera’s Award for Best Foreign Athlete in Italy.
The former Lille striker scooped the prestigious personal laurel following his brilliant performance in the Serie A this term.
The Nigerian is currently the top scorer in the Italian top-flight with 19 goals in 23 appearances. He has 21 goals and four assists in 25 appearances in all competitions this season.
Napoli disclosed in a tweet Monday evening that its record signee, Osimhen has been named the Best Foreign Athlete in Italy.
Sharing a photo of the 24-year-old posing with his award alongside his club’s president, Aurelio De Laurentiis, Napoli wrote; “👏 @victorosimhen9 receives @Stampa_Estera’s prize for Best Foreign Athlete 🏅”