Nigerian Striker, Osimhen, is third highest paid in Napoli


Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, is now the third highest paid player at Napoli.

The 21-year-old, who broke the African transfer record with €81m from Lille to Napoli last summer, overtakes a large number of the Italian camp to receive €4.6m annually.

Osimhen earned €1.2m annually during his time at Lille.

The Nigeria international has made two appearances for Napoli since his arrival from Lille in the summer.

His name comes after Senegalese defender stalwart, Kalidou Koulibaly and Lorenzo Insigne, the club’s captain, who are wired €6m and €4.6m respectively.

Osimhen, together with Belgian forward, Dries Mertens and Mexican Hirving Lozano are all on €4.5m per year.

Napoli are the fourth highest paying club in the Serie A behind Juventus, Inter Milan and AS Roma.


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