Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen was on target for Napoli in their 5-2 league success over Lazio at the Diego Maradona stadium on Thursday.
Osimhen started the match from the bench and was able to find the target few minutes after his introduction.
Osimhen came on in the 71st minute for leading score Dries Mertens and the 22 year old made most of the pass played to him by Irving Lozano to score Napoli’s fifth.
It was his sixth Serie A goal of the season for Napoli and in 28 league outin and it was also his third in the last five games as well.
Meanwhile Captain Lorenzo Insigne scored a brace, while Matteo Politano and Dries Mertens got the other goals.
Italian forward Ciro Immobile and Milinkovic Savic goat Lazio’s two goal on the night.
The victory keeps Napoli in the race for Champions League qualifications as they moved two points within Juventus who are occupying the last the champions league spot on the table.