Victor Osimen says his love for Napoli is “unwavering” after his agent said the player “reserves the right to take legal action” against the club after posting a video that was then deleted from the Serie A side’s official TikTok account on Tuesday.
Osimen deleted almost all pictures of himself in the team shirt from his social media accounts after the club posted an online video mocking him.
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“It was a great decision for me to come to the city of Naples in 2020. The people of Naples have shown me a lot of love and kindness and I will not let anyone come between us,” Osimene said in a statement posted on social media. on sunday.
“The passion of the people of Naples always fuels my fire to play with heart and soul, and the love for the badge is unwavering as I wear it with pride.
“The accusations against the people of Naples are untrue. I have many friends who are Neapolitan and have become part of my family and daily life. I appreciate Nigerians and everyone for supporting their voices and leading me to reach out.”
“Thank you very much, I am eternally grateful. Let’s support unity, respect and understanding. Forza Napoli Sempre.”
Napoli said they never wanted to displease their star forward.
“To avoid any possible exploitation of the matter, SSC Napoli would like to state clearly that the club never intended to insult or make fun of Victor Osimene, who is an asset of the club,” Napoli. said in a statement Thursday.
Osimene came off the bench to score in Napoli’s 4-0 win over Lake on Saturday.
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