Super Eagles and Napoli of Italy striker Victor Osimhen has assured Nigerians that he is ready for the fast approaching 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) if selected by Super Eagles handler, Augustine Eguavoen.
Osimhen who spoke to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare and the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick, on phone on Tuesday evening, told them of his availability barring unforeseen circumstances.
The Napoli striker returned to training some days back after undergoing surgery following the horrific face injury sustained in a Serie A clash last month.
Osimhen took to his verified twitter (social media networking platform) handle on Tuesday to announce his readiness to be part of the continental football showpiece starting in Cameroon on the 9th of January, 2022.
His words, “I am 100% ready to represent Nigeria at the 2021 AFCON if I am picked by the coaches,” Osimhen posted on twitter handle.