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Napoli to fine Osimhen for breaching coronavirus protocol during birthday party

Serie A side Napoli will fine Victor Osimhen after details emerged on how he possibly tested positive for coronavirus, according to reports. The forward was made to take the Covid-19 test after his trip to Lagos, where he has gone to celebrate the yuletide season. The result of the test came out positive and the Nigeria international

Napoli striker Victor Osimhen tests positive for coronavirus

Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has returned positive for coronavirus, his Italian club confirmed on Friday evening. The Nigeria international returned to Naples on Thursday having been away to Lagos for the yuletide break. On arrival, the former Lille and Royal Charleroi star was subjected to the compulsory Covid-19 PCR test and his Serie A outfit disclosed that Osimhen posted

Kalidou Koulibaly out on the sidelines for 10 days as Napoli injury woes continues ahead of Torino game

Kalidou Koulibaly has sustained a pulled left thigh muscle and will miss Napoli's Serie A fixture against Torino on Wednesday. The 29-year-old defender suffered the injury in Sunday's 2-0 loss to Lazio and was replaced by Kostas Manolas in the 55th minute. On Monday, the Senegal international underwent medical tests which confirmed a pulled thigh muscle in his left leg and

Inter 1-0 Napoli: Lukaku penalty secure vital win

Inter closed the gap at the top of Serie A as Romelu Lukaku's penalty sealed a dour 1-0 victory over 10-man Napoli at San Siro on Wednesday. With local rivals Milan held to a 2-2 draw at Genoa, the Nerazzurri reduced the league leaders' advantage in the standings to one point thanks to Lukaku's 73rd-minute spot-kick. A

Napoli 4-0 As-Roma: Insigne celebrates goal with Maradona shirt

Napoli captain Lorenzo Insigne celebrated a fine free-kick on Sunday by pulling out and kissing a Diego Maradona shirt in an emotional tribute to the Argentine legend.  Maradona past away on Wednesday from a heart attack at the age of 60 with the football world quickly paying their respects.  Having steered Napoli to two Serie

Napoli 1-3 Milan: Ibrahimovic brace lifts Rossoneri back on top

Zlatan Ibrahimovic maintained his scoring run with a goal in each half to help Milan earn a 3-1 win over 10-man Napoli that takes his side back to the top of Serie A. Sassuolo moved to the summit earlier on Sunday with a 2-0 win at Hellas Verona but Milan responded with an Ibrahimovic-inspired victory

Barcelona 3-1 Napoli (4-2 agg): Messi stars as Catalans set up Bayern clash

Lionel Messi was in fine form as Barcelona progressed to the Champions League quarter-finals, with a 3-1 second-leg defeat of Napoli sealing a 4-2 aggregate victory. An action-packed first half at Camp Nou saw Barca take a three-goal lead, before Lorenzo Insigne pulled one back from the spot in stoppage time. Clement Lenglet's ninth-minute header broke the deadlock, with

Napoli sign Nigeria international Victor Osimhen from Lille for £50m

The Super Eagles striker has signed a five-year contract with the Serie A outfit on Friday Football enthusiasts have taken to social media to celebrate Victor Osimhen following his permanent signing to Napoli. The Nigeria international joins Gennaro Gattuso's team on a five-year contract for a reported fee of €50