Victor Osimhen Becomes Nigeria’s Most Expensive Player


The Nigerian international striker, Victor Osimhen has officially become Nigeria’s most expensive player after completing his move from Lille to Napoli.


He moved to Naples in a five-year deal worth €50 million (£45m/$59m). This move makes Osimhen the most expensive signing in Napoli’s history.


The signing was announced on Friday by The Serie A side in a statement via its website and Twitter page, saying: “SSC Napoli are delighted to announce the signing of Victor Osimhen from Lille on a permanent transfer.”


He is also expected to be handed the No.9 jersey and will be presented to the media in Naples after his summer vacation.


Happy Osimhen wrote on Twitter: ‘Can’t wait to put on this iconic jersey,thank you for the warm welcome.’

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