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Victor Osimhen in action for Napoli

Osimhen returns to the training pitch but will Super Eagle make Atalanta trip?

Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has returned to training on Wednesday as his team prepares towards the trip to Bergamo this weekend. The 24-year-old picked up a hamstring injury while on international duty for Nigeria last...
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Osimhen’s Napoli return hinges on THIS, top journalist reveals…

Nigeria international Victor Osimhen is getting set to return to action for his club this weekend as Napoli hit the road to Bergamo to lock horns with Atalanta in Serie A. Osimhen picked up a...
Victor Osimhen, Napoli striker

Osimhen sets injury return date as Walter Mazzarri’s possible Napoli formation is revealed

Napoli striker Victor Osimhen suffered a hamstring injury while on international duty for Nigeria. The 24-year-old Nigerian international came off injured around the hour mark in the Super Eagles 2-2 friendly draw with Saudi Arabia...
Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen

Victor Osimhen transfer: Todd Boehly reluctant to do ‘an Enzo Fernandez’ with Super Eagle

A sensational bid from Chelsea for Victor Osimhen in January now looks less likely. Osimhen, the hot favourite to win the CAF Footballer of the Year award, has been a subject of transfer speculation to...
Nigeria and Napoli player, Victor Osimhen

Bombshell! Chelsea must break wage structure for Osimhen

The transfer hints are getting stronger and Victor Osimhen might just be heading to Chelsea at the end of the season. The future of the Nigerian striker at Napoli continues to hang in the balance...
Chelsea hierarchy favour Osimhen over Toney because…

Chelsea hierarchy favour Osimhen over Toney because…

Reports from Chelsea indicate that some significantly important figures at the club would rather wait till the summer for Victor Osimhen than go after Ivan Toney in the January transfer window. Toney has spent the...
Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli reacts during a Serie A football match

Osimhen contract: Napoli Sports Director provides grim update

Napoli fans, football enthusiasts, and the club itself have been holding their collective breath, waiting for positive news on Victor Osimhen's contract situation and his road to recovery. Unfortunately, the latest developments provide a rather...
Napoli offered expert advice on how to manage Osimhen

Napoli offered expert advice on how to manage Osimhen

A former doctor with Napoli, Alfonso De Nicola, has offered his own opinion on the constant injuries to star forward Victor Osimhen.  The Super Eagles forward has been battling different kinds of injuries since his...
Liverpool's Mbappe hope is good news for Osimhen fans

Why Liverpool’s Mbappe transfer hope is good news for Osimhen fans

Liverpool are still optimistic about signing French star Kylian Mbappe next summer according to a fresh transfer report in France.  Consequently, this update could portend something good for Victor Osimhen and his fans. Real Madrid have...
Victor Osimhen, Nigeria and Napoli player

Victor Osimhen gets glowing praise from Amuneke: No doubt about Super Eagle’s character

Nigeria football legend Emmanuel Amuneke, while speaking to BBC Sport Africa, was full of admiration for Victor Osimhen. Amuneke, who coached Osimhen in under-age competitions, said more should be expected from the Nigerian superstar after...
Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli gestures during the Serie A

Osimhen sets Italy return date: Napoli fans can finally breathe easy

Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen is preparing to make his return to Italy, bringing relief to Napoli fans who have missed his impactful presence on the field. The forward had temporarily left Italy due to pressing...
Osimhen STILL in Nigeria as Premier League transfer rumours intensify

Osimhen STILL in Nigeria as Premier League transfer rumours intensify

Victor Osimhen is reportedly still in Nigeria following a sanctioned trip back to his motherland a few weeks ago. The Super Eagles ace picked up an injury representing the Nigeria national football team in October...
Barcelona identify Super Eagles newcomer as master plan for Lewandowski replacement

Barcelona identify Super Eagles newcomer as master plan for Lewandowski replacement

Victor Boniface has been identified as a potential replacement for the ageing Robert Lewandowski at Barcelona according to reports. The former Union Saint-Gilloise attacker has been one of the hottest properties in world football since...
Osimhen celebrating after winning a trophy with Napoli

Osimhen deserves to win African Player of the Year 2023 award – FCT FA...

The Chairman of the FCT Football Association, Mouktar Mohammed, has thrown his weight behind Victor Osimhen, asserting that the Nigerian striker deserves to clinch the prestigious African Player of the Year award in 2023. Mohammed's...
Journalist makes strong claim about Kvaratskhelia and Osimhen partnership

How Osimhen-Napoli contract talks could be boosted by Kvaratskhelia return

A football journalist with Sky Italy has made an assertion about the current form of Napoli winger Khvicha Kvaratskhelia and his partnership with Victor Osimhen. Last season, the duo were highly influential in Napoli's first...
Osimhen STILL in Nigeria as Premier League transfer rumours intensify

CAF Awards: Victor Osimhen nominated for 2023 African Player of the Year

Nigerian striker and Napoli forward Victor Osimhen has been named in the Confederation of African Football nomination list as one of the contenders for the 2023 men’s African Player of the Year awards. The 24-year-old...
Victor Osimhen, Napoli striker

Fabrizio Romano provides BIG Osimhen to Chelsea update

Napoli forward Victor Osimhen has been a constant transfer target for quite a number of top clubs in recent times. The Nigerian international whose contract with the Partenopei runs out on 30 June 2025, has...
Date set for CAF Awards 2023, with Osimhen set to beat Salah

Date set for CAF Awards 2023, with Osimhen set to beat Salah

CAF is set to honour Victor Osimhen with the award for the best player of the year on 11 December 2023 in Marrakech, Morocco. https://twitter.com/caf_online/status/1719407800105795878?s=46&t=gneO9Wzdfyr8jMkhS0TrMg The Super Eagles front man will cap a fine year with...
Victor Osimhen in action for Napoli

Osimhen’s Ballon d’Or success has Napoli record holder buzzing

During the Ballon d'Or ceremony on Monday night, Victor Osimhen finished in 8th position, and an ex-Napoli player reacted to the celebration. Osimhen made history as the first Napoli player to make the top 10...
Napoli will find it tough to replicate Osimhen - Former Italy international

Napoli face Osimhen transfer conundrum, former Italy international hints

Victor Osimhen has grown to be a key player at Napoli and the club will struggle to replace the Nigerian in any capacity, claims ex-Italy international Fabio Bazzani. The reigning Serie A have failed to...
Ballon d'Or 2023: Victor Osimhen finishes ahead of Salah, Lewandowski in final rankings

Ballon d’Or 2023: Victor Osimhen finishes ahead of Salah, Lewandowski in final rankings

Victor Osimhen has made history to finish in eighth place in the 2023 Ballon d’Or rankings. The striker beat the likes of Mohamed Salah, Robert Lewandowski, 2018 winner Luka Modric, 2021 winner Karim Benzema...
Osimhen celebrates scoring a goal against Fiorentina

Nigerians beam with pride as Osimhen finishes in Ballon d’Or top 10

Super Eagles and Napoli hitman Victor Osimhen has made history by finishing 8th in the Ballon d’Or 2023 rankings. Arsenal great Nwankwo Kanu held the record for Nigeria’s highest finish in men’s Ballon d’Or...
Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli celebrates after scoring during the Serie A

Osimhen’s appreciation of Napoli president’s gesture sparks hope for the club

In the world of football, player-club relations can often be fraught with tension, especially when injuries and international duties come into play. However, an agreement between Napoli striker Victor Osimhen and the club's president, Aurelio...
Victor Osimhen stats - 2023/24 season

Victor Osimhen stats – 2023/24 season

Information on Victor Osimhen stats for the 2023/24 season can be found right here. Currently, Napoli’s leading goalscorer of the 2023/24 season, the boy from Olusosun, Lagos, Nigeria is one of the most recognisable faces...
Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli during the Champions League

Napoli’s Osimhen replacement plan takes shape amid renewal uncertainty

In the world of football, the intricacies of player transfers and contract renewals often unfold like a suspenseful drama, and the situation surrounding Victor Osimhen's renewal with Napoli is no exception. Week after week, the...

Calls for Osimhen transfer erupt as Chelsea fire blanks in Brentford loss

Calls for a Victor Osimhen transfer to Chelsea have intensified, after the Blues suffered a disappointing 2-0 defeat to Brentford in the Premier League on Saturday. Following Chelsea’s 2-0 home loss to Brentford, fans have...
Will Osimhen leave Napoli in January? Club director makes bold response

Will Osimhen leave Napoli in January transfer window? Club director makes bold response

Napoli sporting director Mauro Meluso has outrightly dismissed the chance of striker Victor Osimhen leaving the Serie A side in the January transfer window. Osimhen scored 31 goals in 39 appearances last term as the...
Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli lies down injured during the Serie A

Napoli’s nightmare: Osimhen’s absence threatens key fixtures

Napoli's talismanic striker, Victor Osimhen, could be facing a more extended spell on the sidelines than initially expected, leaving fans and the team concerned about his absence. The Nigerian sensation suffered a hamstring injury while...
Osimhen thinks Man City star can rival Messi for Ballon d'Or 2023

Osimhen thinks Man City star can rival Messi for Ballon d’Or 2023

Napoli and Nigeria Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has made an honest claim ahead of the 2023 Ballon d’Or ceremony later this month. The Striker, who had a fabulous year with Napoli by leading them...

Osimhen drops SENSATIONAL transfer hint to Premier League giants

Victor Osimhen has dropped a subtle hint regarding where his next move could be amid the current uncertainty surrounding his future. Osimhen's existing Napoli contract expires in 2025 and he is one to watch over...
Osimhen conversation remains in the locker room - Rudi Garcia

Osimhen reacts to De Laurentiis’ claims on his Napoli future

Victor Osimhen is reportedly dissatisfied with the comments made by Aurelio De Laurentiis regarding his future, according to II Matino via TuttoMercatoWeb. Amid the contract standoff between Osimhen and Napoli, De Laurentiis hinted that he...
Victor Osimhen, Nigeria and Napoli striker

Absence of Osimhen evident for Napoli in narrow win over Union Berlin

Napoli were made to sweat for their narrow 1-0 win over Union Berlin in the absence of Victor Osimhen. https://twitter.com/Symply_Tacha/status/1716919563668066767 Osimhen is currently sidelined with a thigh problem which he picked up while on international duty...
Osimhen transfer news: Napoli striker clashes with fans, exit appears inevitable

Watch – Osimhen transfer seems inevitable as striker clashes with Napoli fans

Victor Osimhen transfer news: The Nigerian's future at Napoli seems to hang in the balance, with recent events further straining an already tense relationship. The young striker, whose arrival in Naples in 2020 was met...
Victor Osimhen player of Napoli, during the match of the Italian Serie A

Chelsea set to tempt Osimhen with €140 million January bid

Chelsea's quest for Premier League glory has hit a roadblock, as their struggle to find the back of the net continues to haunt them this season. With a burning desire to end this barren spell,...
Victor Osimhen transfer inevitable as Premier League clubs intensify interest

Osimhen transfer inevitable as Premier League clubs intensify interest

The fairytale could soon be over as Victor Osimhen transfer interest grows across the football world, especially in the Premier League. The Nigeria national football team striker, who is yet to sign a contract extension...
Napoli president opens the door for Osimhen transfer

Osimhen transfer news: Napoli president opens door for Super Eagle’s departure

In the latest Victor Osimhen transfer news making the rounds, Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis has revealed that he is unsure about the forward signing a contract renewal with the club. After the Nigerian forward...
Victor Osimhen in action for Napoli

Former Napoli forward ranks Osimhen behind Lukaku in best strikers list

In an interesting list of world's best strikers, Victor Osimhen ranks sixth according to former Napoli center forward Roberto Carlos Sosa. Sosa, known as Pampa in his active years as a player, put up his...
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Victor Boniface is new Real Madrid target over Mbappe

Victor Boniface is the new darling of Nigerian football, and while Super Eagles fans are gushing at his potential, it seems top European clubs have taken notice. If the latest reports are anything to go...

Lionel Messi reportedly wins Eighth Ballon d’Or – Here’s where we think Osimhen could...

Lionel Messi has been chosen as the 2023 Ballon d’Or winner, beating Victor Osimhen and others to the award according to several trusted sources. The seven-time winner of the most prestigious individual prize in...
Osimhen could leave Napoli in January because of one reason

Osimhen could leave Napoli in January because of one reason

Victor Osimhen could be on his way out of Napoli, with the latest reports claiming the Super Eagles forward could leave the Serie A side as early as January. The 24-year-old became a fan favourite...
Massive blow for Napoli and Super Eagles as Osimhen faces lengthy time out

Massive Osimhen blow for Napoli and Super Eagles as Nigeria striker faces lengthy time...

Following his exit from the Super Eagles camp, Victor Osimhen has been diagnosed with an injury to the biceps femoris of his right thigh. The 24-year-old was in action for the Super Eagles against Saudi...
Napoli's Victor Osimhen (right) and Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk during the UEFA Champions League

Osimhen to Liverpool? Klopp ‘strongly interested’ in striker as Napoli exit nears

Liverpool is reportedly gearing up to make a move for Napoli's prolific striker, Victor Osimhen, as they look to outmaneuver rivals Arsenal and Chelsea in the race for his signature. The Reds have expressed a...
Osimhen goals against Udinese: Are they his favourite opponents?

Osimhen injury: Striker might miss upcoming Napoli fixture

Napoli striker Victor Osimhen is an injury doubt for his side's upcoming game against Hellas Verona, according to IL MATTINO. Osimhen limped just shy of the hour mark in Nigeria's friendly encounter against Roberto Mancini’s...
Super Eagles players celebrating a goal

Super Eagles hit by double blow: Osimhen and Iheanacho ruled out

In a setback for the Nigerian national football team, the Super Eagles, two key players, Victor Osimhen and Kelechi Iheanacho, have been ruled out of their international friendly match against Mozambique. The decision to sideline...
mozambique vs super eagles - a chance for redemption

3 predictions for Mozambique vs Super Eagles: Lessons learnt from Saudi Arabia?

Following their disappointing 2-2 draw with the Green Falcons of Saudi Arabia, the Mozambique vs Super Eagles clash is a chance to redeem themselves. The Super Eagles let a 2-1 lead slip in the final...

Osimhen accused of ‘abducting’ sister by brother-in-law

Victor Osimhen has been accused of unlawfully arresting his elder sister over an ongoing legal battle between her husband and the Napoli striker. Osimhen took to social media earlier this year to shade his elder...
Osimhen - Jesus swap deal on the cards as Gunners look for a lethal number 9

Osimhen – Jesus swap deal on the cards as Gunners look for a lethal...

Arsenal and Mikel Arteta are reportedly searching for a more clinical forward in the summer and they might be looking in the direction of Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen. The Gunners currently have Eddie Nketiah and...
Osimhen vs Boniface

Osimhen vs Boniface: Who deserves Super Eagles start vs Saudi Arabia?

As the Super Eagles gear up for their upcoming friendly against Saudi Arabia on Friday, October 13, the spotlight falls on the crucial decision facing manager Jose Peseiro. With the opportunity to test new talent...
Osimhen future still up in the air - Fabrizio Romano

Osimhen closer to exit as Napoli eye 3 replacements

Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen could be nearing his exit from Napoli as the Italian champions have lined up three possible replacements according to reports. The Super Eagles forward has been excellent for Napoli since making...
Victor Osimhen of SSC Napoli gestures during the Champions League

Osimhen vs Jesus vs Morata – Stats compared as Super Eagles striker looks to...

Napoli finds itself at a crucial juncture, considering potential replacements for Victor Osimhen. The Nigerian striker's future at the club seems uncertain following a social media controversy. Napoli has reportedly set its sights on two high-profile...