Osimhen Returns Against Milan As Chelsea Hosts Madrid
By Elegbede Abiodun April 18, 2023
Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli celebrates after scoring the goal of 4-1 during the Serie A football match between SSC Napoli and Juventus FC at Diego Armando Maradona stadium in Napoli (Italy), January 13th, 2023. Photo Cesare Purini / Insidefoto/Sipa USA *** No Sales in Italy ***
The Champions League (UCL) battle will be fierce in Italy has top scorer for the Naples outfit, Victor Osimhen makes a return against AC Milan in tonight’s cracker while Chelsea hosts Spanish giants, Real Madrid at the Stamford Bridge.
With last month’s remarkable 5-2 win over Liverpool fresh in their memory, Los Blancos have now won three of their last four clashes with English clubs outside of Spain (L1) including last season’s 3-1 victory here. So don’t expect the reigning champions to hold back after they netted in each of their last seven UCL fixtures on foreign soil (W4, D1, L2).
Chelsea will be looking to overturn a 2-0 deficit from the first leg at the Santiago Bernabeu in Spain when Skipper, Karim Benzema and Marco Asensio put two past Kepa Arrizabalaga. Lampard has setup a 3-5-1-1 formation
Osimhen makes a return to Napoli’s UCL starting eleven against AC Milan who hold a 1-0 advantage at the San Siro with Ismael Bennacer firing a rocket into the net. The Naples will be looking forward to their Nigerian attacker to bolster the attack.
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