Osimhen Backed By CAF To Shine In Africa For Years


The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has predicted that Super Eagles and Lille striker Victor Osimhen will be a star in African football for years to come, Completesports.com reports

Osimhen is one of the brightest talents in Africa following his exploits in the French Ligue 1 this season.

In his first season for Lille, Osimhen scored 18 goals made six assists in 38 appearances in all competitions.

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This led to him being crowned the recipient of the 2020 Marc Vivien Foe Best African Player in Ligue 1 award.

And commenting on Osimhen’s impressive performance, CAF tweeted together with a short video of the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup winner: “Talent from Nigeria! 

“Victor Osimhen is sure to entertain all of Africa in the coming years.”

Osimhen has been reported to be on the verge of joining Serie A giants Napoli after just one season in…

Source: Complete Sports