Lille striker Victor Osimhen denies rumours of him agreeing to join Napoli “Fake News”

Victor Osimhen of Lille OSC
Victor Osimhen is close to completing a move to Napoli (GettyImages)

Victor Osimhen has been linked with a move to a number of premier league clubs has denied reports of agreeing to join Italian giant Napoli


Lille striker Victor Osimhen has had an outstanding performance in the 2019/20 season, scoring 18 goals in all competitions for the league one side.

Osimhen, has been linked with a move to a number of top European big clubs, including Tottenham, Liverpool, Arsenal and Napoli.

There were reports from media outlet including that he agreed on a five-year contract with Serie A side Napoli.

But, Osimhen has dismissed the reports labelling it “Fake news’.

“The news relating to my agreement with Napoli is false. I am surprised by these journalists who claim to be professionals. Ignore this fake news on my account, when there is an agreement for my transfer you will know it directly from me.” he told Omasports.

The 21-year-old agent , Ariy Igbayilola, has alleged that Tottenham hotspurs inquired about the Super Eagles forward but gave conditions for him to join the North London club

Osimhen only joined Lille from Sporting Charleroi in the summer of last year and is set to move on again this summer.

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