Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen will become the most expensive sold out player in the transfer history of the French Ligue 1 when he completes his sensational move to Italian side Napoli in the coming days, AOIFootball.com reports.
The Eagles sensation who has already completed his medical will topple the transfer fee received for Arsenal winger Nicolas Pepe last summer with Napoli willing to pay a whooping €81 million to land their number one target.
The 21-year-old will also topple Ivorian Pepe as the most expensive player in Africa eclipsing the likes of Salah and Aubameyang and will also become the most expensive Nigerian surpassing the fee Leicester paid Manchester City for the services of Kelechi Iheanacho.
Osimhen will however stand 3rd in the all-time list of expensive transfers in France with Brazilian Neymar topping the list following his sensational €222 million euro move from Barcelona with teammates Kylian Mbappe coming next following his €145 million euro switch from Monaco.
Napoli according to reports will unveil the former VFL Wolfsburg player in the coming days.