top of page

Lille continue to receive offers for Nigeria striker Osimhen.

Updated: Jun 1, 2020

Nigerian forward Osimhen continues to attract interest from various clubs including Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham.

Nigerian forward Osimhen is a man in demand [Getty]
Nigerian forward Osimhen is a man in demand [Getty]

Lille have received 'multiple bids' for Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen, the Ligue 1 club's owner Gerard Lopez has confirmed.

Osimhen, who has scored 18 goals for Lille in his debut campaign in the French top flight, continues to be a transfer target for heavyweight sides in Europe.

Osimhen has been linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur, but the 21-year-old’s agent recently said his client is keen for regular first-team football and won’t be moving to Spurs if Harry Kane doesn’t secure a move away from the north London club.


Lille owner Lopez told the Daily Mail: "There are multiple offers.


"We turned down one English and one Spanish offer this January transfer window.


"There is a wide array [this summer] and I wouldn't want to give the names of the clubs who are bidding but what I can tell you is that there are multiple [offers]. There are three championships that have clubs that have bid for him."

He added: "I am not being a sales guy because last year people didn't believe that we had the offers we had with [Nicolas] Pepe and it turns out we had multiple of them.


"Let me tell you with Osimhen, it is the same thing, whatever number you heard, the high number I have read is very much on the money of the offers that we have received. That's where we are."




Follow Think Football Ideas across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
0 comments

Comentários


bottom of page