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Transfer: What Victor Osimhen said after joining Napoli from Lille – Daily Post Nigeria

August 1, 2020

Napoli’s new signing, Victor Osimhen, has said that he cannot wait to wear the club’s iconic jersey after completing his transfer move to the Serie A side on Saturday.

DAILY POST had earlier reported thatOsimhen joined Napoli from FrenchLigue 1 club, Lille on Saturday.

The Nigerian striker signed for Napoli for a reported £45million.

Reacting, Osimhen, in a tweet via his official Twitter handle on Saturday, also thanked Lille for their support during his time at the French club, adding that Napoli is like Lagos State.

He tweeted: “Can’t wait to put on this iconic jersey, thank you for the warm welcome @sscnapoli.

“Napoli like Lagos.

“Change is constant, thank you for everything @losclive, God is the greatest, we move.”

Osimhen scored 18 goals in 38 appearances for Lille in the 2019/20 season before he left the club for Napoli.

Meanwhile, Napoli star, Dries Mertens, has sincepromised to help Osimhen to settle at the clubnext season.