Leo Ostigard pledges full Napoli commitment; talks up Osimhen and Cannavaro

Former Brighton defender Leo Ostigard is delighted joining Napoli.

The Norway international was presented to the local media today after signing for Napoli on Monday.

Ostigard said: “I am very happy to be in Naples, in a strong team and in a prestigious club. It is a great dream for me to play here. When I came to Napoli as an opponent I was very impressed by the stadium, by the fans and by the city. Now I am very impressed and very happy to be able to play in Azzurri.

“My role? I can play both on the left and on the right, the coach will decide. The strongest opponent I have faced? Certainly (Victor) Osimhen.”

Then on the player who inspired him he replied: “My idol is Fabio Cannavaro”.

Finally on the goals for next season: “The goal is to win because Napoli is a top club and ambition is always high.”