Osimhen scored his sixth goal of the season as Napoli beat Cagliari 2-0 on Sunday.
He opened his goal accounts for the season in Napoli’s 2-2 draw against Leicester City in the Europa League on 16 of September.
He also scored a goal against Udinese on September 20 before begging two goals against Sampdoria on September 23.
Norway star, Erling Haaland has bagged five goals for Borussia Dortmund in three matches, while Leipzig’s Christopher Nkunku also scored five goals in four games.
Players in the race with 4 goals include, Christiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah, Robert Lewandowski, Edin Dzeko, and Wissam Ben Yedder .
Meanwhile, Napoli coach Luciano Spalletti has commended Osimhen for his contribution to the team’s 2-0 victory over Cagliari on Sunday.
Osimhen bagged the first goal and won the penalty for the second goal which was scored by Lorenzo Insigne before being substituted off in the 77th minute.
While speaking after the match, Napoli choach Spalletti described Osimhen as a great team man.
“From an athletic point of view, Osimhen is something incredible.
“He manages to cover a distance of twenty meters in three or four heartbeats and he makes them alone long before the midfielders come out. In addition to being a bomber, he is a great team man,” Spalletti said.