Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has beaten super star Cristiano Ronaldo to a spot on the Serie A player of the week.
Victor Osimhen who was the different maker for Napoli has they secured a hardfought 2-0 win away at Parma in their first game of the season took the spot ahead of the great Cristiano Ronaldo.
According to the Italian Football TV, the former Lille striker is more deserving of a spot alongside Zlatan Ibrahimovic in their attack two.
In fact, Victor Osimhen who was just on the pitch for just 30 minutes influenced his sides away victory on Sunday.
He touched the ball 10 times, made 2 shots, completed all five of his passes, created four chances for his teammates.
And until he came in, Napoli were heading for a goalless draw. His pace, link up play, runs in behind defenders helped Napoli on Sunday.
IFTV's FIRST TOTW of the new Serie A season 🏃♂️
Some great performances all around, any changes you'd make ⁉️ pic.twitter.com/It1TBbho8R
— Italian Football TV (@IFTVofficial) September 22, 2020