Napoli Head Coach Wants Victor Osimhen to Improve

Following Napoli’s 1-1 draw with Spanish top side Barcelona, the head coach of the Italian side Luciano Spalletti has come out to say Victor Osimhen still needs to learn about making the right movements to become a better striker. Osimhen was a doubt for the Europa League first-leg round of 16 ties with Barcelona at Nou Camp which ended 1-1.

Napoli Head Coach Luciano Spalletti Points Where Osimhen should work on after Barca 1-1 Draw

However, he was passed fit and named in the starting lineup he was substituted for Dries Mertens with 10 minutes left to play in the game. And reflecting on the performance of Victor Osimhen, Spalletti said: ”Osimhen gives us these incredible changes of pace.”

Napoli Head Coach Wants Victor Osimhen To Improve

Luciano Spalletti also said: “He still needs to learn about the right movements, as in the second half he was caught offside four or five times when he really should’ve been following the line. The midfielders also need to draw out an opposition defender to then put the pass through.” The manager concluded by saying he saw the performance as an improvement, and if only he can carry on certain moves and approaches for the whole game.

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