Serie A club Napoli have provided update on forward Victor Osimhen’s injury, Completesports.com reports.
Napoli disclosed via a statement on their website on Saturday that the Nigeria international will miss Sunday’s trip to Salernitana.
The Partenopei announced that the 22-year-old left the training session due to a muscle problem.
“Victor Osimhen underwent diagnostic tests at the Pineta Grande clinic on Sunday, which revealed a gastrocnemius contracture in his right calf,”reads a statement on the club’s website on Sunday.
“The player has begun a treatment program and will be re-assessed over the coming days.”
The striker has scored nine goals in 12 appearances across all competitions for Napoli this season.