Chelsea given go-ahead for €113m Victor Osimhen transfer, following talks: report

Chelsea target Victor Osimhen celebrates scoring in the Champions League against Braga
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Chelsea striker (yes, really, still) Romelu Lukaku could help the club seal a deal for Napoli’s Victor Osimhen, according to reports coming from Italy.

Osimhen has been linked with numerous clubs across Europe after emerging as one of the hottest strikers on the continent over the past few years, netting 76 goals in 131 appearance for Napoli since making the switch from Lille in 2020.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.