Based on Italian outlet Calciomercato, Newcastle have ‘made contact’ with Napoli in a bid to beat Manchester United to the potential signing of Victor Osimhen.
The 23-year-old has loved one other profitable season in Italy, bagging 17 targets and 6 assists in all competitions for the Serie A facet.
Again in 2019, The Chronicle reported that head of recruitment Steve Nickson was preserving an in depth eye on the striker throughout his time at Lille, suggesting we’ve held long-term curiosity.
Quick ahead three years, Calciomercato report that the Italian facet will demand huge cash for his or her prime marksman, placing rumours of a £60million summer season funds to the check when Osimhen alone is more likely to price extra!
It’ll be fascinating to see how issues do unfold this summer season, particularly if we plan to launch an enormous bid for a star striker, with the likes of Darwin Nunez and Patrik Schick two different huge names who’ve been linked.
None of them will come low-cost and all of them would take up an enormous chunk of our alleged summer season funds, giving credence to claims that we should purchase good and lift funds by way of just a few a lot wanted participant gross sales.
With an harm hit Callum Wilson nonetheless our prime scorer on simply six targets, the Nigerian worldwide can be an thrilling possibility and somebody who may assist spearhead our assault – and this thrilling new undertaking – for years to return.