Transfer: Top European club make €12m offer for Super Eagles star

Lille have made a €12million bid for Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen.

According to France Football, the French Ligue 1 side are interested in signing the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, star in this summer’s transfer window.

The newspaper is reporting that Lille are closing to reach an agreement with Sporting Charleroi over the signature of Osimhen.

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The report added that Lille are preparing for life without Rafael Leao, who is being linked with a move away from the club this summer.

The Les Dogues believes Osimhen would be a perfect replacement for the Portugal U21 international.

Osimhen scored 19 goals in 34 league appearances last season.

The 20-year-old was part of Gernot Rohr’s squad that won bronze at this year’s AFCON in Egypt.




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