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Osimhen aiming to win the Capo cannoniere –Agent

William D’Avila, the agent of Napoli forward Victor Osimhen, has admitted that the Nigerian has set sights on winning the Capocannoniere award for the highest goalscorer in Serie A. The 21-year-old arrived at the Campania capital from Lille for €50 million after long negotiations which saw him change agents. The current recipient of the Capocannoniere […]

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Osimhen’s Belgian club to get share in Napoli deal

Victor Osimhen’s Belgian club Sporting Club, Charleroi will receive their own share of the millions of Euros Napoli splashed on the Super Eagles and Lille attacker in installments over five years, the Italian club officials said. Charleroi inserted a sell-on percentage reported to be around 15 per cent when they sold Osimhen to Lille for […]

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Finally, Napoli announce Osimhen’s capture

Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has signed for Serie A side Napoli from French outfit Lille, the two clubs announced on Friday. Osimhen, 21, scored 18 times last season and was one of the revelations of France’s curtailed campaign. Napoli go into their final match of the season against Lazio knowing they will finish seventh […]

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Former agent drags Osimhen, Lille to court over Napoli move

…demands 5m Euros for job The last has not been heard of the controversy surrounding Victor Osimhen’s move to Serie A giants Napoli as his erstwhile agent Jean-Gérard Benoit Czajka has said he will head for court after he was sacked before the deal was concluded. Czajka claimed he had been the player’s agent since […]

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Osimhen to fight for shirts with Mertens, three others

…as Napoli prepares soft-landing in case striker fails •Deal worth €60m, not €81m Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen will not walk straight into the starting line up of Napoli despite his impending record move to the club, the coach Gennaro Gattuso, has reportedly told the Nigerian. Osimhen’s transfer is expected to be announced by Napoli […]

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Osimhen’s quests for part of image rights delays Napoli transfer

Super Eagles’ striker, Victor Osimhen’s decision to get a share of his image rights has been penciled as the reason for the ongoing delay in his transfer from Lille to Napoli. According to a report on ScoreNigeria, the striker’s move to Napoli was yet to be announced by the Italian club because the Lille striker […]

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Osimhen can fit into any team, says Pascal

Super Eagles Camp Commandant Patrick Pascal has said the country’s current goal poacher, Victor Osimhen, has what it takes to fit into any big team in the world. Pascal himself a former Super Eagles player, believes the Chile 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup gold medalist and highest goals scorer has shown the quality and ability […]

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More confusions trail Osimhen’s Napoli move

•Italians outfit insist on fresh negotiation •Deal almost done, Lille chief insists There have been a new twist to the controversy surrounding the mooted move of Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen to Napoli as the Italian giants insist the negotiation will start all over again after the Lille attacker switched agent. The Nigerian looked set […]