Launch of Fabian Ruiz towards Osimhen, acceleration of the attacker and penalty kick for the foul committed by Martinez Quarta. Thus began the comeback of the Naples in the house of the Fiorentina, thanks to the penalty won in the 36th minute of the Franchi match. The Nigerian did not find the goal, but he directed the match. An added value for Luciano Spalletti’s team according to Luca Marchegiani: “At the moment Napoli has a player who is unique in Italy like Osimhen – explains the former goalkeeper to Sky Calcio Club – Even against Fiorentina he changed the game: when his team was in trouble, a long ball was enough to win a penalty. From there the match got back on track. Okay the organization, the mentality and the spirit that the players have in knowing how to make the right choice in the moments of the match, but Osimhen is the added value“.
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The Nigerian is decisive even when he does not score. The numbers in this first part of the season, meanwhile, are already on his side. Eight games played between Serie A and Europa League, seven goals scored. The average of one network every 81 minutes. In September Osimhen was the top scorer of the top 5 European championships, along with Karim Benzema, and is already close to 10 goals scored last year where injuries have affected his performance.