By Muambo Edward
Football Writer, kick442.com-Cameroon.
According to reports from French publication, Le10Sport, Manchester United have made the signing of Nigerian forward Victor Osimhen a priority in the next transfer window.
However, the English Premier League outfit will have to fern off interest from Madrid giants, Real of Madrid who are also believed to be monitoring the player very closely.
The 21-year-old Nigerian international has scored 21 goals in 38 games across all competitions for Lille this season, since joining them from Belgian club Charleroi last summer.
The Ultimate Strikers Academy product has made a blistering start to life in the French top flight. This has attracted interest from Europe’s elite clubs, including Manchester United and Real Madrid.
Le10Sport has reported that United have made the former Wolfsburg forward a priority in the next transfer window, as they look to improve on their attacking compartment.
Victor James Osimhen won the FIFA U-17 World Cup and the U-23 African Cup of Nations in 2015 with Nigeria. He has also won 9 caps for the Super Eagles, with four goals to his name.
The native of Lagos is believed to have what it takes to succeed in the very demanding English Premier League, given his physical attributes.
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