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Official: Nigeria Striker Completes Whopping €50m Transfer

Victor Osimhen has completed a whopping €50 million transfer to Napoli, becoming the most expensive Nigerian player ever and the fifth-costliest African player in history.

Click through the gallery above to see the most expensive African transfers in history, according to Transfermarkt!

The 21-year-old has completed a transfer from LOSC Lille to the Serie A side after impressing in the 2019/20 Ligue 1 campaign.

He joins Napoli in a deal worth a reported 50 million (R1.1 billion), plus add-ons, after the Italian club confirmed the transfer on Friday.

Osimhen helped Nigeria win the U17 World Cup in 2015, and finished as the tournament's top goalscorer with 10 goals.

He made his full Nigeria debut in June 2017, and has 10 senior caps to his name thus far.

Do you think Osimhen can become one of Europe's leading strikers at Napoli? Have your say in the comments section below.

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