Plans are almost concluded by the Italian giants, Napoli to unveil Nigeria’s Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, on Friday.
Multiple reports, including Sky Sport Italia, Sportitalia and Osimhen’s close associate Oma Akatugba, are confident would be presented as a Napoli player on Friday.
The agreement with Lille had already been reached, there were some issues regarding image rights and commissions that had to be resolved following the change of agent midway through the process.
After days of intensive negotiations in Naples and then today in Lille, multiple sources are confident they are down to details.
Osimhen has already passed his medical, taken in Rome’s Villa Stuart clinic on Saturday morning, and it’s suggested he has even signed the contract.
His agent is now finalising the details and AOIFootball.com stated that Osimhen will be presented to the media on Friday.
With a reported price-tag of €81m, that would make the 21-year-old the most expensive African player of all time, as well as practically doubling the club record for highest transfer fee.