Tensions are excessive in Naples on the minute, as their star striker Victor Osimhen is livid with the membership over latest occasions on social media which have landed the membership in scorching water with the participant and his agent.
Having spearheaded the Napoli assault because the membership earned their first Scudetto in 33 years, and the primary for the reason that Diego Maradona period, he has come to be hailed as one of many largest attacking skills on the planet.
A lot so, that Actual Madrid have been eyeing Osimhen as their subsequent nice striker, whereas blockbuster provides got here in from Saudi Arabia over the summer season to try to lure him to the Center East to extend the league’s profile.
Nonetheless, based on SPORT, the Nigerian has reportedly made a declaration of his love for Barcelona.
“After I was younger, my favourite workforce was Barça due to Samuel Eto’o. And it’s nonetheless my favourite workforce,” Osimhen reportedly mentioned.
What occurred with Osimhen and Napoli?
The season has not began as anticipated for the Italian champions, who sit in sixth place, 4 factors behind leaders Inter and Milan, after six video games performed.
And Osimhen’s relationship along with his new coach, Rudi García doesn’t appear to be too cordial.
The ahead was indignant at being substituted in opposition to Bologna, with the rating at 0-0, in a sport the place he additionally missed a penalty.
Issues took a flip for the more severe, when Napoli’s social media workforce posted a TikTok video mocking the missed penalty and the Nigerian’s consultant, Roberto Calenda then got here out and threatened authorized motion.
He believes that the surroundings at Napoli is changing into too poisonous and disrespectful in direction of the participant.
All issues thought-about, Osimhen might properly profit with a change of surroundings, and as issues stand, all indicators level in direction of an exit the primary likelihood he will get.
With this new details about Barcelona coming to gentle, who is aware of if the Blaugrana find yourself making any strikes for him.
Nonetheless, calling the deal unattainable can be an understatement given Barcelona’s monetary well being.