Former Napoli Player, Paolo Di Canio has reacted to the Comparison between Nigeria's Victor Osimhen and Chelsea's Striker, Romelu Lukaku.

Osimhen has been on Blistering form for his Club this season, Scoring 8 goals in 9 Appearances for Napoli Across all Competitions.

His most recent Goal came against Torino in Serie A where he Fired home a Bullet header in the Closing stages of the game to Give Napoli all three points thereby Keeping his team's 100% winning Record for this season so far. 

Romelu Lukaku on the other hand is currently Experiencing a goal Drought after failing to score in his last six games for Chelsea. 

So far this season, Romelu Lukaku has recorded 4 goals in 10 Appearances across all Competitions.

Former Italian Footballer, Paolo Di canio has rated Victor Osimhen ahead of Lukaku. According to him Osimhen is a more active Striker than Lukaku.

“I heard [Inter icon turned pundit Giuseppe] Bergomi comparing [Victor] Osimhen and Lukaku. But Osimhen has a different spirit, he’s not dull like him,” Di Canio told Sky Sports Italia’s Calcio Club.

“When the difficulty increased, he scored no goals in five games with Chelsea. And it’s not Chelsea’s fault, they are top of the table even without his goals.”

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