Super Eagles and Nigerian International Victor Osimhen is now set to join SerieA side Napoli, this has been made possible by Genaro Gattuso kind Gesture.
Napoli coach, Genaro Gattuso is ready to take a wage cut for his club to sign Lille forward Victor Osimhen.
Lille has a huge release clause on Osimhen, which the the Gli Azzurr’s will need to raise in order to fund the transfer.
One year later: Victor Osimhen set to join Napoli for €81 million with Gattuso giving up a portion of his wages to help pay for the transfer. https://t.co/s2Dqym8iPs
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The Serie A club are expected to pay the sum of €80 m euro for the young talented forward, this will make his the most expensive Nigerian player in history.
There have been reports of other top European clubs interested in the former Club Brugge forward, but Napoli seems Like the only team to have made a genuine offer for him.
Osimhen had an outstanding performance in the league 1 last season netting 18 goals in 35 appearances for the Les Dogues.
The 21-year-old joined Lille from Royal Charleroi for 12m euros last, however, his value has since risen amid his form