Series A: Naples makes the signing of Victor Osimhen official

Series A Cannot be measured against Barcelona in the second leg of the Champions League

He Naples, Barcelona’s rival in the knockout stages of the Champions League, made the signing of Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen official, who will join the squad of coach Gennaro Gattuso from next season from Lille French.

“The SSC Naples has acquired the sports benefits of the footballer Victor Osimhen from Lille on a final basis, “informed Naples in an official statement.

Powerful, fast and strong striker in the air game, Osimhen, 21, will reinforce the Naples forward for the next season after showing off this year with 13 goals in 27 games with the Lille shirt.

The Naples did not report the price of the operation although the Italian media estimate that its card cost an amount close to 50 million euros.

If these figures are confirmed, Osimhen will exceed the Mexican Hirving Lozano, signed for 42 million in 2019 from PSV Eindhoven, as the most expensive signing in the history of the Neapolitan club.

When your contract comes into effect from the 2020-2021 academic year, Osimhen can not be measured with Barcelona next August 8 in the return of the knockout stages of the Champions League.