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Victor Osimhen tests positive for Covid-19

Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen has tested positive for coronavirus for the second time.

In a statement, Thursday by his club site Napoli said “Osimhen has tested positive for Covid-19 but is asymptomatic.”

Osimhen also tested positive for Covid last January after returning from the Christmas holidays in Nigeria.

According to the statement, the local authorities have ordered that Osimhen to self-isolate.

He had looked certain to miss the Cup of Nations, which kicks off in Cameroon on January 9, but was called up to the national squad. 

writing by Abdullahi Lamino