An unnamed membership has lodged a £75m bid for Lille striker and Liverpool and Man United goal Victor Osimhen, in line with experiences.
Osimhen has attracted curiosity all through Europe after scoring 18 targets in 38 appearances throughout his breakthrough season in France.
The 21-year-old sat joint-fourth within the Ligue Un goalscoring charts, degree with Neymar, earlier than the season was curtailed as a result of world pandemic.
Osimhen had impressed sufficient to be named as a ‘precedence’ goal for Man United this summer time, whereas Inter Milan are among the many continental golf equipment holding a watchful eye on developments.
Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham have all additionally been linked however are unlikely to have been behind the reported £75m bid Lille have acquired for the Nigerian.
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French outlet Telefoot counsel an unnamed facet has fully ignored the truth that actually no-one has any cash by bidding for Osimhen’s providers.
Liverpool are virtually sure to not be the membership in query after it emerged that they had been planning for a second successive summer time of no main signings as a result of present monetary scenario.
The Reds had hoped to pursue Timo Werner and Houssem Aouar of Leipzig and Lyon respectively, however are actually ‘budgeting for the lack of revenue’ and ‘now look nearly sure’ to spend nothing.
United can even maybe be dominated out because of Ed Woodward’s latest feedback in regards to the switch window.
Odion Ighalo believes his compatriot is “the way forward for Nigerian soccer” who “has that lion’s coronary heart”.
“I speak to Osimhen, he’s a really good boy, younger, he’s a great man,” Ighalo informed Elegbete TV final month.
“We speak, not virtually on daily basis, however virtually each time I counsel him.
“He’s the longer term; he’s going to take action properly in soccer. I all the time advise him to maintain calm, hold working onerous and the man goes to be a star, you already know.
“I really like him, I simply need him to maintain working onerous the way in which he’s doing, he’s going to interrupt so many information in Europe and Nigeria.”