Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has been nominated for the Best African International category in the Ghana Football Awards. The Super Eagles player made history as the first-ever African to become the top scorer in Serie A, scoring 26 goals to help Napoli win the championship. Osimhen was also named Serie A Best Striker for the 2022/23 season.
He will be competing against Manchester City’s Riyad Mahrez and Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah for the award. Mahrez has scored 15 goals, made 13 assists in 47 appearances in all competitions for Manchester City, while Salah netted 30 goals, provided 16 assists in 51 games for Liverpool.
The winner of the award will be announced at a ceremony in Ghana. It is a great achievement for Osimhen to be nominated alongside two of the best African players in the world. His performances for Napoli have been outstanding, and he has proved himself to be one of the best strikers in the world.
Osimhen’s nomination is a recognition of his hard work, dedication, and talent. He has shown that he has what it takes to succeed at the highest level and has become a role model for young African players. The Ghana Football Awards is an important event that celebrates the best of African football and recognizes the achievements of players, coaches, and administrators.
In conclusion, the nomination of Victor Osimhen for the Ghana Football Awards is a well-deserved recognition of his outstanding performances in Serie A. He has been a key player for Napoli and has helped them win the championship. His nomination alongside Mahrez and Salah is a testament to his talent and hard work. We wish him all the best in the competition, and we hope he continues to excel in his career.