Nigerian Star, Victor Osimhen has been linked to Napoli and AC Milan after being given the green light by his current club.
According to a report made by a Calciomercato, claimed that AC Milan is currently scouting the market for a potential replacement for Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Napoli is also looking to sign Osihmen as a replacement for Polish forward Arkadiusz Milik, who is yet to renew his contract with the club having sparked the interest of Italian powerhouse Juventus, and might be forced to sell him.
Milan and Napoli have been stated to not be the only clubs gunning for the Nigerian star, as European giants Real Madrid and Liverpool are also interested in the forward, who is said could be worth up to €60 million on the market.
Journalist claims Osimhen’s move to Napoli is 60% complete— Tiwa Pelumi (@pelumi_tiwa) May 26, 2020
Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has given the green light to join Napoli this summer, according to one transfer journalist named Patomiliki…https://t.co/H9t0WfSwZ1 pic.twitter.com/EuFUDQipq1
The 21-year-old forward, Osimhen made his Ligue 1 debut for Lille August 11th 2019, scoring a brace against Nantes. The match ended 2–1 in favour of Lille. In October 2019 he became ‘Player of the Month’ for Ligue 1
The Nigerian finished the season with 13 Goals in 25 Games in Ligue 1, finishing the season as their top scorer for Lille OSC.