Transfer: Napoli to make Osimhen highest earner in Serie A
Serie A champions Napoli plan to make their talismanic forward, Victor Osimhen, the highest earner in the top flight.
According to Italian news hub Corriere dello Sport, the Partenopei have proposed to the striker a €15 million a year salary.
Osimhen’s representatives and Napoli are still locked in negotiations over a new contract.
Napoli want the Nigeria international to sign a new two-year contract that will see him remain at the Estadio Diego Armando Maradona until 2007.
A release clause of €150 million will also be inserted in the contract.
Osimhen confirmed after Napoli’s 3-1 away win at Frosinone last weekend that he is still in talks with Napoli over a new contract.
Napoli recently turned down two lucrative bids from Saudi Arabia's Professional Football League outfit, Al Hilal, for the 24-year-old.
Serie A: Napoli provides injury update on Osimhen
Victor Osimhen did not train with his teammates on Wednesday as he continues his recovery from an ankle injury.Osimhen sprained his ankle during a practice match on Tuesday.The Partenopei announced that the 24-year-old received treatment for the injury.“Anguissa did therapy and personalized training at the gym. Therapies for Osimhen, “reads a statement on the club’s official website.The Serie A champions will hope that the striker shakes off the injury before the st...
Serie A: Napoli sporting director keen to keep Osimhen from European big guns
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Serie A: Football fans urge Osimhen to replicate Napoli form for Super Eagles
Football fans have called on Nigeria international Victor Osimhen to replicate club form for the national team as Napoli bagged the Serie A title on Thursday night.Some fans who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin on Friday celebrated Osimhen and Napoli for the great feat.Mr Thomas Ibenjo said he wished Osimhen could replicate his Napoli form in the Super Eagles.“I am happy for Osimhen for winning the Serie A in style. How I wish he could replicate...
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