- Real Madrid are reportedly ready to rival Manchester United in the race to sign Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen from Napoli
- The 23-year-old striker has attracted interest from the top clubs in Europe after impressing with the Serie A club by netting 11 goals in the ongoing season
- Osimhen's Napoli contract does not expire until 2025, but both clubs are ready to flex their muscles and move for him in the off-season transfer window
Real Madrid has joined the race to sign Super Eagles forward, Victor Osimhen, as the Spanish giants have identified the striker as a key target for next season.
The Galacticos joins the likes of Manchester United, who have indicated an interest in the Napoli forward who has scored 11 goals in all appearances for the Partenopei this season.
According to a report via Stadium Astro, Victor Osimhen is valued at around €80million by the Serie A leaders.
Spalletti tells Osimhen and teammates what they should do to beat Barcelona in Europa League
Both Manchester United and Real Madrid are in search of a top striker after experiencing goal-scoring issues in their squad in the present campaign.
Victor Osimhen's contract with Napoli does not expire until 2025 but it is expected that the Serie A leaders will be tempted to cash out on the Nigerian with the right price.
Victor Osimhen backed to end his dry spell against the Serie A’s biggest teams
Meanwhile, Victor Osimhen has been backed to get a goal against AC Milan as the striker bids to end his goal drought against the top sides in Italy.
According to Soccernet, former Milan striker Guissepe Incocciati has said the Super Eagles striker has more attributes needed in a team.
Napoli hosts AC Milan in a top-of-the-table clash in Serie A on Sunday, March 6, with both teams tied on 57 points after 27 games played.
A win for either team will be crucial in determining where the title will be heading this season as they bid to wrestle the Serie A trophy from Inter Milan.
Spalletti Sends Tough Message to Victor Osimhen
Earlier Sports Brief reported Victor Osimhen still needs to learn about making the right movements says Napoli coach Luciano Spalletti
The 62-year-old Italian manager made this known while speaking about Victor Osimhen's failure to score in their Europa League game against Barcelona on Thursday night, 17 February.
Victor Osimhen led the attack for Napoli with many Nigerian football fans expecting the Super Eagles striker to score against the Catalans, but he was unable to do so.