Piotr Zielinski, Napoli midfielder, contracts deadly Coronavirus

Piotr Zielinski, Napoli midfielder, contracts deadly Coronavirus

- Piotr Zielinski has tested positive for Coronavirus according to his club Napoli

- Napoli are currently topping the Italian Serie A table with six points after two games

- Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen is also playing for Napoli in Italy

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Napoli who are top Italian Serie A side have confirmed that their midfielder Piotr Zielinski has contracted Coronavirus and has been ordered by the club to go into isolation.

The club explained while confirming on their official social media page that the 26-year-old Polish professional footballer was tested positive after going for test on Thursday, October 1.

Coronavirus has been troubling the whole world since last year in which many have lost their lives while some are receiving treatments.

Napoli have played two games so far this season and they are currently topping the Serie A table with six points.

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Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen played with Piotr Zielinski for Napoli in their last two games in which they celebrated their wins together on the pitch and dressing room.

Victor Osimhen joined Napoli from Lille where he scored 18 goals in all competitions which helped him seal the big move.

Meanwhile, Napoli will be meeting Juventus in their coming Serie A game in which Victor Osimhen will be facing Cristiano Ronaldo for the first time.

Piotr Zielinski, Napoli midfielder, contracts deadly Coronavirus

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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Napoli and Nigerian football star Victor Osimhen has been named in the Under 21 team of the week in Europe's top five Leagues following his superb performances so far in Italy.

Victor Osimhen is no doubt one of the best youngsters in Europe considering his performances last season in France where he scored 18 goals for Lille in all competitions.

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His brilliant games for Lille made Napoli chiefs to go for his signing before the start of the ongoing League season in Europe.

During Napoli's pre-season games, Victor Osimhen produced some great performances scoring hat-trick twice.

Napoli beat Parma in their first game of the season in the Italian Serie A in which Victor Osimhen was introduced in the second half and impressed.

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