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UCL: Osimhen Will Face AC Milan Next Week — Spalletti

UCL: Osimhen Will Face AC Milan Next Week — Spalletti

Napoli manager, Luciano Spalletti has revealed that the club’s talismanic forward, Victor Osimhen will be available for the second leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final fixture against AC Milan.

Osimhen, 24, missed the first leg at the San Siro as a result of a muscle injury.

The Partenopei fell to a 1-0 defeat to their Serie A rivals.

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Algeria midfileder, Ismael Bennacer scored the decisive goal five minutes before the break.

“Victor Osimhen will 100 percent be available for the return leg at Maradona on Tuesday. He will be there,” Spalletti said after the game.

The reverse fixture will take place next week Tuesday at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium.

By Adeboye Amosu

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  • OJON ABIODUN 6 months ago

    This is really a cheering news for we the osimhen faithful’s. Napoli had struggled and endured some torrid times in his absence and his return for the second leg fixtures portend some good news for his team mates and fans worldwide. Am tipping Napoli has the overwhelming favorite to qualify on aggregate.

  • It shows VM makes the team thick. Good news for Napoli.

  • Hassan Tia 6 months ago

    I’m tipping Osimhen will make a defference to qualify Napoles to the next semi- final of UEFA Championship at Armando Maradona stadium in Napoles.