Europa League: Osimhen Nominated For Player Of The Week
Following his amazing performance against Leicester City in the European Europa League, Nigeria’s Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has been nominated for the player of the week award, BSNsports.com.ng can report.
The Foxes raced to a two-goal lead at the King Power Stadium on Thursday evening but Napoli did enough to earn a well-deserved draw.
Three Nigeria internationals were in action in the encounter but it was Osimhen that stole the show by scoring two late goals and secure a 2-2 draw for the Italian Serie A side.
He was on Friday nominated for player of the week by UEFA alongside Toko Ekambi (Lyon), Declan Rice (West Ham), and Palacios (Bayer Leverkusen).
Fans have been asked to vote for the player of their choice starting from Friday.
Meanwhile, his goal against the English club has also been nominated as the goal of the round.