Victor Osimhen becomes January target for Spanish giants Real Madrid

Victor Osimhen becomes January target for Spanish giants Real Madrid

- Victor Osimhen is on the radar of former European champions Real Madrid

- The Super Eagles striker has also been linked with Liverpool and Barcelona

- Los Blancos are also looking at two other Lille stars - Soumare and Gabriel

Victor Osimhen is being considered by Real Madrid for a possible move to the Santiago Bernabeu in the January transfer window.

The 22-year-old has been in blistering form for his French side Lille which has also drawn the attention of Liverpool and Barcelona.

According to Spanish news media outlet Marca, Los Blancos are currently monitoring three Lille stars which are Osimhen, midfielder Boubakary Soumare and defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes.

READ ALSO: NAIJ.com upgrades to Legit.ng

The Spanish giants are looking to offload a couple of legs this window including Brahim Diaz and Mariano Diaz and are looking for young talents as viable replacements for the duo.

Osimhen has justified his move from Belgian side Charleroi, scoring ten Ligue 1 goals and two Champions League strikes.

Chelsea legend includes ex-Super Eagles player in his African team of the decade and it is not Mikel

On the other hand, Soumare is been considered as a back up for defensive midfielder for Casemiro while 22-year-old Gabriel has also shown promises in Ligue 1 this season.

PAY ATTENTION: Become a member of the leading sports Facebook group 'Naija Football Fan Zone'

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Francis Uzoho, Super Eagles goalkeeper, has now officially become a father after his wife got delivered of a bouncing baby boy.

The Nigerian star who last featured for Nigeria in the October 2019 friendly match against Brazil shared the photo of his family on his social media handle.

Nigerians react to Anthony Joshua’s win over Ruiz, tip him to crush Wilder, Fury | Legit TV

Source: Legit.ng

Online view pixel