Cristiano Giuntoli which is Napoli sporting director has backed Victor Osimhen to make a big impact at the club.
Osimhen who arrived from Ligue 1 club Lille to Napoli in a big-money move this summer, is anticipated to shoulder goalscoring duty for Napoli oncoming season and after
The 21-year-old took the French top-flight by storm last season, scoring 18 goals and providing six assists in 38 appearances across all competitions for the Great Danes.
Giuntoli told the club’s official website “I’ve known about Victor since he was involved at the U17 World Cup,”
“After that, he went to Wolfsburg, where things were a bit tough. He has great qualities and as soon as we could we wanted to make the substantial investment to sign him because we have great belief in him.”
Napoli unveiled Osimhen on Wednesday.