Chelsea target Victor Osimhen confirmed to be leaving Napoli - by club president

Chelsea target Victor Osimhen celebrates scoring in the Champions League against Braga
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Chelsea target Victor Osimhen will be leaving Napoli, according to president Aurelio De Laurentiis. 

The Nigerian international has been in sensational form for Napoli since arriving from Lille in 2020, scoring in excess of a goal every other game for the Serie A club, and told CBS that he had ‘already made up [his mind]’ about his future this summer amid links to the Premier League – despite having only just signed a new deal in Naples.

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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.