Gattuso: Osimhen Will Pay For Breaching Covid-19 Protocol


Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso insists Victor Osimhen will ‘pay for a mistake’ after the forward breached the club’s coronavirus rules, reports

Osimhen contracted coronavirus after attending a party in Nigeria during the christmas break.

“There have been reports that the striker will be fined by the club and the gaffer did not rule that out,”Gattuso told

“When I made a mistake, Marcello Lippi used to say he’d let me stew in my own juices for a while, to recognise what I’d done. That’s what Osimhen has to do now.

“He has already apologised, he’s a lad who gives his all when working. He made a silly mistake, he knows that. I am a coach, I don’t decide fines, especially as I was the one who gave the all-clear for him to return to Nigeria and so both of us were left embarrassed by what happened.”

The former Lille striker is yet to make an appearance for…

Source: Complete Sports