Serie A club Napoli are planning to add one more year to Victor Osimhen’s contract and also insert a release clause, Completesports.com reports.
The Nigeria international signed a contract until 2024 worth €4.5M per season when he joined from Ligue 1 outfit Lille last summer.
According to Corrmezzogiorno, the Partenopei are determined to extend the forward’s contact, whilst also inserting a release clause.
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Osimhen scored 10 goals in 24 league appearances for Napoli in the 2020/21 campaign.
The 22-year-old missed over two months of action after sustaining a shoulder injury while on international duty with Nigeria.
While recovering from the injury , the former Wolfsburg striker was authorized to spend time in Nigeria and tested positive for Covid-19 upon his return to Naples.
The positive test, together with his shoulder injury, kept him away from action until his return to the side on 29 January 2021,…
Source: Complete Sports