Italian skilled soccer membership has moved to limit Nigerian soccer star, Victor Osimhen from enjoying for the Tremendous Eagles on the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, in Cameroon.

Naija Information studies that Osimhen is presently recuperating from a collar bone damage and Napoli is interested in his properly being.

The 2021 AFCON begins on January 9 and ends on February 6, 2022, and there may be a lot anticipation from the Nigerian nationwide workforce to have Osimhen again within the squad.

The 23-year previous participant is known to have spent this yr Christmas break in Nigeria along with his household however he’s anticipated to return to Napoli on Friday for a medical verify after a cheekbone surgical procedure he underwent on the finish of November.

In keeping with Soccer Italia, Osimhen is probably not allowed to play towards Juventus on January 6 and even within the AFCON, including that “it is going to be Nigeria’s accountability to think about the participant accessible for the match in Cameroon.”

The Tremendous Eagles are to face Egypt nationwide workforce on January 11 and Osimhen’s hope of enjoying is hanging within the steadiness as his membership’s physician has mentioned he’s not but match for motion.

Naija Information understands that Osimhen had proven curiosity in enjoying for Nigeria at AFCON days in the past regardless of three months steered for his restoration.

The younger star mentioned final week that he could be match to function within the AFCON.

In the meantime, Nigeria’s coaching retreat begins on Wednesday and it’s nonetheless unclear whether or not or not Osimhen will be part of his Tremendous Eagles’ teammates for the primary coaching session earlier than the match begins.

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