Amid Premier League interest, Napoli's Victor Osimhen remains steadfast in his commitment to the club, with President Aurelio De Laurentiis hinting at a contract extension.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis has put the worries of fans to rest by confirming that Victor Osimhen is on the verge of extending his contract with the club, despite the allure of Premier League giants Chelsea and Manchester United.
23:20 - 01.12.2023
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Victor Osimhen's Contract Extension
With one and a half years remaining on his current contract, the Italian champions are eager to continue their partnership with Osimhen well into 2025.
De Laurentiis' Confident in Osimhen
De Laurentiis expressed his optimism during an award function, stating, "For Osimhen, we are at the signing stage, which had been pending since the summer."
Osimhem's relationship with the club
Osimhen's relationship with Napoli encountered turbulence when the club posted a TikTok video that mocked him.
Despite this, the Nigerian forward opted to stay, declining a potentially lucrative move to the Saudi Pro League during the summer.
What's next for Victor Osimhen?
After a month-long absence due to a thigh injury, the 24-year-old made a successful return against Atalanta.
While he missed the recent Champions League clash against Real Madrid, Osimhen is likely to be a key figure when Napoli faces league leaders Inter in a crucial Serie A showdown this Sunday.