FIFA Congratulates Osimhen Over Napoli Move

July 31, 2020
54 Views

World football governing body FIFA has congratulated Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen following his move to Serie A club SS Napoli, Completesports.com reports.

On Saturday, Napoli officially announced the signing of Osimhen from French Ligue 1 side Lille.

Osimhen penned a five-year contract with Napoli  believed to be worth €50m in up-front plus another potential €20m in bonuses.

Also Read: ‘Cant Wait To Put On This Iconic Jersey’- Osimhen Thrilled To Join Napoli

Reacting to Osimhen’s Napoli move, FIFA, along with a picture of the striker at the 2015 U-17 World Cup in Chile, wrote on their verified Twitter handle:”From starring at the U- 17WC with Nigeria in 2015 to becoming @en_sscnapoli’s marquee signing 

“All the best in this next chapter of your career, Victor!”

The 21-year-old spent the 2017/18 season in Germany before moving to Charleroi in Belgium on loan the following year.
He was an instant success in the Belgian Jupiler Pro League, netting 20 goals in 36 appearances.

His impressive performance for Charleroi saw Lille snap him up in the summer of 2019.


By James Agberebi 

Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.

You may be interested

Federal Poly Bauchi sacks two lecturers for sexual harassment
News
News

Federal Poly Bauchi sacks two lecturers for sexual harassment

Webby - October 24, 2021

Entrance of the Federal Polytechnic Bauchi.Two lecturers of the Federal Polytechnic Bauchi have been dismissed after being found guilty of…

IPOB insists Anambra state governorship election won’t hold if Nnamdi Kanu isn’t released
News
3 views
News
3 views

IPOB insists Anambra state governorship election won’t hold if Nnamdi Kanu isn’t released

Webby - October 24, 2021

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has threatened that the November 6, governorship election in Anambra State would not…

Bauchi poly sacks two lecturers for ‘sexually assaulting’ female students
News
1 views
News
1 views

Bauchi poly sacks two lecturers for ‘sexually assaulting’ female students

Webby - October 24, 2021

The Federal Polytechnic in Bauchi has terminated the appointments of two lecturers of the institution accused of sexually harassing female students.This…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.