Osimhen Deletes Napoli Instagram photos amid TikTok scandal: Victor Osimhen, a striker from Nigeria, deleted all Napoli-related images from his Instagram account after the team posted a video making fun of him for missing a penalty against Bologna. EnoughInfo.com
Osimhen, who has had a challenging start to the new campaign, was incensed by manager Rudi Garcia’s decision to change him during his team’s goalless draw with Bologna after he had missed a penalty.
But the forward expressed regret for being agitated after being substituted out. The team posted a video on Instagram on Tuesday, making fun of the forward for missing a penalty.
Osimhen Deletes Napoli Instagram photos amid TikTok scandal
Soon after, Osimhen’s agent Roberto Calendar declared that he “reserves the right to take legal action” against the club. This is for causing “very serious damage to the player” as a result of the video. Read on this
In the midst of the controversy, Victor Osimhen removed all pictures of Napoli from his Instagram profile, seemingly as a reaction to Napoli’s ridiculing film of him.
The Super Eagles forward’s future with the team is now uncertain. This is because he has not signed a new deal with Napoli, despite negotiations having taken place since the conclusion of the 2022–2023 campaign.