Super Eagles midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo has backed his teammate, Victor Osimhen, for a move to Barcelona and Real Madrid and also succeed.
But quickly added that Osimhen must be assured enough playing time if he must join any top European side in the summer.
The 21-year old has been courted by the biggest of clubs in England over a move away from Lille during the summer transfer window with Barcelona and Real Madrid jostling for his signature as well.
However, Etebo believes that the young attacker has the quality to excel in any league in the world.
“Osimhen is a good player and one that you can rely on at the moment and for the future,” Etebo told Johnny Edward in an Instagram chat.
“He has done absolutely well in Ligue 1 this season and has been consistent in the last two seasons, which is also good for his confidence.”
“He must be assured of regular playing time if he joins a top team in the summer. He has the attributes to excel at Real Madrid or Barcelona.”
Osimhen finished as joint top scorer of the French Ligue1 after the season was declared over by the French Prime Minister, Edouard Phillipe. He scored 18 goals in 38 matches for Lille.