Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has tested positive for COVID upon his return to Naples and the Azzurri have fined him two weeks’ wages for dancing in a birthday party without wearing a protective mask.
The Nigerian forward returned to his native country for the Christmas break and tested positive upon his return to Naples.
Controversies aroused over the striker’s birthday party on December 29. A video published on social media by DJ Michael Golden, show the 22-year-old gathered by several friends and kids, none of them wearing a protective mask.
Thursday: Victor Osimhen reported to have tested positive to Covid-19.
Friday: The Nigerian striker is reportedly fined two weeks wages for breaching Covid-19 regulations as seen below 👇
Hopefully, he recovers in soon to get the job done on the pitch.pic.twitter.com/BN6aIeo7if
— Fisayo Dairo (@FisayoDairo) January 2, 2021
Osimhen is also shown while dancing and holding his injured shoulder, reports Il Corriere del Mezzogiorno.
The paper reports Gennaro Gattuso didn’t take Osimhen’s behaviour well with the striker that will be fined by Napoli.
The striker picked up a shoulder injury during the international break in November and was reportedly ready to return to action after the break.