Serie A top scorer Osimhen scores goal number 21

Published on: 19 March 2023

Victor Osimhen was on the score sheet once again in the Italian Serie A as AS Napoli ease passed Torino at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino on Sunday, reports.

The Nigerian scored his twentieth goal of the league season to give the away side the lead after nine minutes of the game.

Kvaratskhelia made it two in the 35th minutes to give Napoli a comfortable lead as they head to the tunnel in the first phase of the game with the lead.

The Super Eagles striker scored his second of the game and Napoli's third seven minutes into the start of the second half to increase the lead with 51st minute header.

Substitute Ndombele scored Napoli's fourth to complete the rout in the 69th minute of the tie.

In the 71st minute, Rrahmani came for Victor Osimhen as he played his last minute of the game.

Osimhen is now the 2nd highest top scorer in Europe's top 5 leagues (21) with only Erling Haaland (28) ahead of the Nigerian forward.

The win leaves Napoli on 71 points, 19 points ahead of second place, Inter Milan who have a game in hand.