Will Osimhen leave Napoli? De Laurentiis' answer

Half bust of Victor Osimhen with the Napoli shirt

In recent weeks, the rumors of a possible are becoming increasingly insistent Victor's departure osimhen from Naples.

The Neapolitans are experiencing a golden season and osimhen he is proving to be a true champion that, according to many, Napoli cannot afford. In this regard, the president De Laurentiis has broken the silence about a possible sale of osimhen in summer.

The deal for osimhen away from Naples: The words of De Laurentiis

Napoli is currently enjoying an excellent season also thanks to Victor's performances osimhen, who has become a key element of Spalletti's team. The Nigerian bomber he is scoring decisive goals for the blue team and, of course, has attracted the attention of the big European teams. With a scary goal average, the future of osimhen in Naples it seems to be uncertain, especially if they should arrive offers from over 100 million euro.

In this regard, the president of Napoli, Aurelio De Laurentiis, recently declared in an interview with BILD that osimhen it is not for sale and that the team has no debts and, therefore, does not need to sell the player. The president said:

I can tell you that osimhen it is not for sale. Our players are in demand, but I don't have to sell anyone. We have no debts

Aurelio De Laurentiis

The contract expires in 2025

Even the Sky Sport journalist Francesco Modugno had his say, stating that the sale of osimhen could lower the amount of wages for Napoli, but that De Laurentiis will not sell the player to less than 150 million of Euro. Moduno said:

osimhen? His sale would allow Napoli to further lower the wage bill. A player like him is a luxury for Italian football, considering that the contract is two years away from expiring, you have to sell it or renew it at very high prices for our movement. ADL will not sell him for less than 150 million euros

With the contract of osimhen expiring in 2025 and with a renewal not yet discussed, the future of the Nigerian striker at Napoli is uncertain. However, De Laurentiis for now has no intention of saying goodbye to osimhen, whose performances on the field continue to be fundamental for this Napoli.

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Written by Vincenzo Napolitano
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