Clubs looking to sign high-flying Nigerian and Napoli forward, Victor James Osimhen would have to pay nothing less than £90m if they are to land the goal poacher.
Osimhen, who is currently the rave of the moment and has attracted interest from a lot of big clubs including Manchester United in England and Paris Saint Germain in France has done lots of exploits so far this season.
He has hugged the headlines continuously for weeks and it is not shocking seeing the valuation that has been put on his head.
A lot of big clubs would be scampering around to land Victor Osimhen who has got excellent attributes of a magnificent forward.
Manchester United and Paris Saint Germain eyeing Osimhen
Manchester United and Paris Saint Germain are the clubs heavily rumored to be eyeing a man who has scored 14 goals so far in the 2022/23 Italian Serie A league season.
Victor Osimhen has scored 15 goals in 20 appearances and he is spearheading the team from Naples’ charge for the Italian Serie A.
Acording to top sources, Manchester United went for Wout Weghorst on loan in order to not hamper their plans of going for a permanent striker in the summer transfer window.
Victor Osimhen still has two years left on his contract with Napoli and Aurelio De Laurentiis body language is making it known that his side would not let the forward go for a valuation less than £90m.
Osimhen, who currently leads the park in terms of the highest goalscorer in the Serie A and the chase for the Capocannoniere award joined Napoli for £70m in 2020.
Osimhen moved to Italy from French side, Losc Lille and has immediately payed back in grand style the trust the fans, coach and the hierarchy of Napoli put on him.
Manchester United striking issues
And with Manchester United having a lingering issue over the absence of a potent striker since the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo, it’s quite evidently clear that Manchester United would do all they can to land a forward next summer.
Manchester United also have their eyes on Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane, Juventus forward Dusan Vlahovic alongside FC Salzburg Benjamin Sesko are also in Manchester United’s watch list.
But Victor Osimhen is a top name on their bucket list as a result of his impressive monstrous form in front of goal this season.
Manchester United or the team based in Paris, Paris Saint Germain would have to pay top money to land a man who has his sights on several records in the Italian Serie A with Napoli.
One of those records include trying to become the African with the most goals scored in the Italian Serie A as he is nine goals shy of George Weah.