Victor Osimhen's bio: salary, houses, cars, net worth in Naira

Victor Osimhen's bio: salary, houses, cars, net worth in Naira

Osimhen better known as Mr. Hat Trick is a Nigerian-born football player currently playing for the Italian club SSC Napoli. The number 9 player has suffered major health setbacks in the last few months. Will he rise above the challenges he is facing to defend his top scorer title?

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Nigerian centre forward Victor Osimhen. Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images
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Who is he, and what is his net worth? Discover more about Victor's biography, his net worth, salary, houses, cars, injuries, and more.

Profile summary

  • Full name: Victor James Osimhen
  • Nickname: Mr Hat Trick
  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 29th December 1998
  • Age: 24 (as of 2022)
  • Zodiac sign: Capricon
  • Place of birth: Lagos, Nigeria
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Current residence: Naples, Italy
  • Ethnicity: African
  • Religion: Christian
  • Height in feet: 6'1"
  • Height in centimetres: 186
  • Weight in pounds: 169
  • Weight in kilograms: 77
  • Hair colour: Black
  • Eye colour: Dark brown
  • Father: Patrick Osimhen
  • Siblings: 7
  • Relationship status: Single
  • Profession: Professional football player
  • Net worth: 6.2 million Naira
  • Instagram: @victorosimhen9
  • Twitter: victor osimhen

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Victor Osimhen's biography

He is a Nigerian footballer born on the 29th of December 1998. He was born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria. He was raised by his father, Elder Patrick Osimhen, following the demise of his mother. Unfortunately, his father passed away in 2020 at 80 years of age.

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Victor Osimhen celebrates a goal. Photo: @victorosimhen9
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Early football career

His career in football started in 2015 at the Nigerian football club Ultimate Strikers Academy. He has also played for the Nigerian Golden Eaglets, the under 17 national team, and the under 23 National Olympic Football team. A year later, he signed with the German club VfL Wolfsburg where he made appearances.

Which position does Victor play?

He plays the centre forward position and the left and right winger positions as well. The rising star has played with several international clubs, such as the Belgian RSC Charleroi club.

He made 20 goals out of the 36 appearances, an impressive performance that rebuilt his confidence. He was later signed by Lille LOSC, where he made his Ligue 1 debut. His exceptional performance at the French club earned him the Ligue 1 Player of the Month. Throughout his career, he has built an outstanding goal-scoring reputation.

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The Ligue 1 Player of the Month in action during the UEFA Champions League match Valencia CF and Lille OSC at Estadio Mestalla in Valencia, Spain, 2019. Photo by Quality Sport Images/Getty Images.
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Where is Victor Osimhen now?

He currently plays for the Nigerian national team, the Super Eagles, and the Italian SSC Napoli. Earlier in his career, he played for the Nigerian Under 17, and the Nigerian Under 23 teams before moving to the National senior team.

He has not been playing in any matches because of injuries sustained in a match 2 months ago and contracting Covid-19. He is however back to training at Napoli after testing negative for the Covid 19 virus.

Is Victor Osimhen playing in AFCON 2022?

In a tweet, he wished the Super Eagles luck as he pulled out of the Africa Cup of Nations for 2022. The centre forward had to miss AFCON 2022 after testing positive for Covid-19.

What is Victor Osimhen salary?

What is Victor Osimhen's net worth in Naira? Osimhen is among the highest-paid players at SSC Napoli, earning about 2.1 billion Naira (4.5 million Euros) annually.

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Victor Osimhen's net worth in 2022

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Osimhen during the Coppa Italia match between SSC Napoli and Spezia Calcio in Naples, Italy, in 2021. Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images
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What is Victor Osimhen's net worth? Osimhen's net worth in 2022 is valued at $1.5 million making him one of the richest soccer players in Nigeria. Regardless of the fame and wealth, no information has been revealed about Victor Osimhen's cars. The football player has settled in an apartment in Posillipo, Naples. However, the value of the apartment has not been disclosed.

What happened to Victor Osimhen?

In 2021, Osimhen sustained multiple compound fractures in his cheekbones and eye socket during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale and SSC Napoli. The player has been recuperating in Nigeria.

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Osimhen wears a mask to aid in facial injury healing during SSC Napoli training. Photo: @victorosimhen9
Source: Instagram

Is Victor Osimhen on Instagram?

He is very active on social media. His Instagram account has over 644,000 followers as of January 2022.

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Osimhen celebrates after scoring his second goal during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and SSC Napoli at Stadio Luigi Ferraris in Genoa, Italy, 2021. Photo by Getty Images.
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Victor Osimhen's net worth and goal-scoring stats make him one of the most valuable Nigerian football players. The Nigerian team and fans expressed disappointment in losing his contribution in taking back the AFCON cup. However, as he recuperates, the world hopes to see the rising star on the football field soon.

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