Super Eagles of Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen has completed a permanent move from French Ligue 1 side, Lille to Serie A side, Napoli for an undisclosed fee rumoured to be around €50 million, plus bonus.


Osimhen started his career at the Ultimate Strikers Academy, based in Lagos, Nigeria. In January 2017, after eye-catching performances at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup, Osimhen joined VfL Wolfsburg, before moving to Charleroi on loan.

Lille signed him in the summer of 2019 and he went on to play 38 times for the French side, bagging 18 goals in the process.

Victor Osimhen, 21, will be a Napoli player for the next 5 years and will the No.9 jersey starting from next season.