Latest news emanating from Naples revealed that Super Eagles towering striker Victor Osimhen has agreed a five years deal with Napoli.
Osimhen landed in Naples earlier this week to join Italian side Napoli in a deal reported to cost the club €70m including bonuses but talks stalled after issues of racism was raised by his agent.
Il Mattino, Italian top newspaper reported on Friday morning that the although the financial breakdown of the deal has not been made public as at press time, but was confirmed that the striker will earn 3.5 million a year,
Osimhen has been Napoli priority after coach Genaro Gattusso vowed to bring in a promising forward with club legend Dries Mertens past his peak at the age of 33.
The Nigeria international is leaving Lille after just one successful season with 18 goals in 31 games across all competitions.
The Nigerian scored twice in the Champions League with the goals coming against Chelsea and Valencia.
For his impact in the 2019/2020 season, the young striker got a slew of awards to his name including Lille’s Player of the Year and the Prix Marc-Vivien Foé, the award given to the Best African player in Ligue 1 in a season.
He was also included in Ligue 1’s Team of the Season