Victor Osimhen, Nigerian star, becomes transfer target for AC Milan and Southampton

Victor Osimhen, Nigerian star, becomes transfer target for AC Milan and Southampton

Victor Osimhen, Super Eagles and Under-23 striker, is a transfer target for Italian giants AC Milan and Premier League club Southampton.

The youngster who is on loan at Belgium club Charleroi from Wolfsburg, has had a successful season, scoring 16 goals in all competitions.

According to Daily Sun, the 20-year-old has verbally agreed a deal with AC Milan, before heading to LOSC Lille on loan for the 2019/20 campaign.

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However, Southampton are keen on talking him out of that deal to join them in the summer, as they are confident the player will successfully obtain a work permit.

His parent club Wolfsburg are likely to ask for a fee worth £20 million for the striker.

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Earlier, Legit.ng reported that Nigeria are through to the final round of the AFCON u-23 qualifier after beating Libya 4-0 at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba.

The Eagles U23 suffered 2-0 defeat in the reverse fixture five days ago, but this victory means they are through to the finals on 4-2 aggregate.

Victor Osimhen turned up for Imama Amapakabo's side as he scored three times during regulation time to hand the hosts the much needed victory.

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