Victor Osimhen clinches Best Foreign Athlete in Italy for 2022

Published on: 06 March 2023

Nigeria forward, Victor Osimhen has been awarded the Best Foreign Athlete in Italy for 2022 on Monday, can report.

The Napoli striker who has been in blistering form this term was awarded the Stampa Estera award for his exploits in the 2022/2023 season.


The award is organised by the Foreign Press Association in Italy and recognizes non Italian players for their performance in a calendar year.

Osimhen now has three awards to name since 2022 with the Globe Soccer Awards Emerging Player of the year (2022) and Serie A young player of the year (2021-22) added to the kitty.

The Super Eagles player has 19 goals to his account this season, scoring in ten consecutive matches prior to Napoli's loss to Lazio on Friday.


By Uche Dozie