Napoli Confirm the Signing of Victor Osimhen from Lille


Victor Osimhen has officially joined Napoli from Lille for a fee of about 74 million pounds for a period of 5-years.

Osimhen transfer was announced by the Italian outfit Friday on their official website.

Napoli President, Aurelio De Laurentiis also tweeted ‘’Benvenuto Victor! #ADL

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

Napoli will finish in seventh place in Serie A, and will be involved in the Europa League next season.

The 21 year old has scored four goals in nine appearances for Nigeria.

Osimhen scored 13 goals in 27 Ligue 1 appearances for Lille this season.

After commencing his senior career at Wolfsburg, Osimhen was sent out on loan to Charleroi, who then activated their option to sign him permanently prior to sanctioning a transfer to Lille last year.