The agent of Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has insisted that the Nigerian worldwide desires to remain on the Italian facet regardless of curiosity from many golf equipment.
Osimhen was linked with a transfer away from Napoli within the earlier switch window. One hearsay linked the 23-year-old with a transfer to Manchester United in a swap deal that will have seen Cristiano Ronaldo be a part of the Serie A facet.
Regardless of rumours of a transfer away, Osimhen’s agent Roberto Calenda had again then insisted his consumer didn’t wish to go away Napoli. Calenda stated Osimhen desires to play within the Champions League with Napoli.
A transfer by no means materialized and Osimhen stayed put at Napoli on the finish of the summer time switch window.
Victor Osimhen desires to remain at Napoli, confirms agent Roberto Calenda
Calenda has now as soon as once more insisted that Osimhen desires to remain at Napoli and that he’s pleased with the challenge on the membership.
“There are various golf equipment taken with Victor however he desires to remain, he’s actually pleased with Napoli challenge”, Calenda instructed Radio Kiss Kiss, per Fabrizio Romano.
He added: “We’ve been very clear this summer time after unusual rumours [Man Utd and Ronaldo swap deal], he needed to remain.”
The 23-year-old has been enjoying for Napoli since signing for the Italian facet in the summertime of 2020. Osimhen has a contract that runs till 2025 with Napoli.
Since making a transfer to Napoli, Osimhen has featured in 70 video games for the Italian facet throughout all competitions. He has additionally racked up 32 objectives for the Serie A outfit.
Osimhen has made eight appearances for Napoli to this point within the 22/23 season and has amassed 4 objectives. He scored three of these within the Italian prime flight.
In the meantime, Napoli have had a stellar begin to the season and is unbeaten within the Serie A this season. They sit prime of the factors desk with 26 factors from their first 10 matches within the league.
Napoli have eight wins and two attracts in 10 matches they’ve performed within the league this season. Luciano Spalletti’s facet have a two-point lead over second-placed Atalanta, who’ve 24 factors.
Napoli have additionally been spectacular within the Champions League, successful all 4 matches they’ve to this point performed within the European competitors this season. They prime Group A – which additionally has Liverpool, Ajax and Rangers – with 12 factors.