Footballer Victor Osimhen tests positive for Coronavirus again

Super Eagles’ striker, Victor Osimhen has tested positive for the Coronavirus disease, COVID-19 for a second time this year.

Victor Osimhen

It would be recalled that the Napoli striker had tested positive for the virus after a trip at the beginning of the year.

Despite self-isolation and the necessary treatments, Victor Osimhen tested positive a second time after a new coronavirus test on Monday, January 12, 2021.


The Napoli FC confirmed this in a tweet via their official Twitter page while adding that the test will be repeated at the end of the week.

“The molecular nasopharyngeal swab carried out this morning to the footballer Victor Osimhen, resulted in a positive result in Covid-19. The player will repeat the test this week.”

The first test was confirmed after a video of Osimhen dancing and spraying money at a party in Lagos went viral with complete disregard to COVID-19 protocols.

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