Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen known as for an finish to police violence in his house nation on Saturday after scoring his first aim for Napoli.
“Finish Police Brutality in Nigeria,” was hand-written on a white t-shirt held up by the attacker after he netted the fourth aim in a 4-1 Serie A win over Atalanta in Naples.
Anger over abuses by the Nigerian police’s infamous Particular Anti-Theft Squad (SARS) have erupted into widespread demonstrations within the African nation.
The #EndSARS hashtag began on social media after a video displaying what regarded like a SARS officer attacking a person unfold on-line.
Saturday’s aim was the primary in Italy for the 21-year-old in his third look.
Napoli paid French membership Lille a membership report payment of as much as 80 million euros ($94.6 million) to convey the ahead to southern Italy on a five-year deal.