Napoli Chief De Laurentiis: Osimhen Is A 30-Goal Striker


Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis says the club’s new signing Victor Osimhen is a ’30-Goal striker’ , reports

Osimhen officially joined the Partenopei on Friday from French Ligue 1 club Lille on a five-year contract.

Napoli beat a number of European clubs to land the Nigerian international who shone for Lille last season.

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De Laurentiis is delighted that the Serie A club were able sign their preferred striker.

“It is certainly a costly investment, but he is a strong striker who our sports director [Cristiano] Giuntoli advocated,” De Laurentiis told Corriere del Mezzogiorno.

“He is a 30-goal striker.

“I met him and he made an excellent impression on me, I hope he quickly settles in our championship.”

Osimhen scored 18 competitive goals in 38 outings in his sole season with Lille which won him…

Source: Complete Sports