Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen lost consciousness during Atalanta-Napoli and was rushed to the hospital, but according to Sky Sport the Napoli striker is now alert.

Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen lost consciousness during Atalanta-Napoli and was rushed to the hospital, but according to Sky Sport the Napoli striker is now alert.

The Nigeria striker hit his head after a Cristian Romero challenge in the stoppages of Atalanta-Napoli.


Sky Sport reports Osimhen lost consciousness for a few minutes before he was stretched off.

At the beginning nobody noticed the player’s hit was so severe, but after a few seconds, players urged doctors to enter the pitch.

Osimhen was rushed to Bergamo’s Papa Giovanni Hospital accompanied by Napoli’s doctor and is reported to be alert.

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