Nigeria international Victor Osimhen has taken to his official social media platform to confirm the death of his father saying he has no word to describe how he feels.
Victor’s father played an important role in his football career as he helped him on his way to the zenith of his career. The Super Eagles man has been impressive for French side Lille since he joined them as replacement for Nicolas Pepe who has moved to Arsenal.
The 21-year-old superstar confirmed his father’s death in a Twitter post he shared on Sunday morning, May 24.
He wrote: ‘RIP DAD. no word to describe this feeling.’
Fans thought Victor Osimhen would not be able to prove himself when Lille bought him, but he has been a blessing to them ever since he teamed up.
His performances has also made many clubs in Europe showing interest for Victor Osimhen with Manchester United and Chelsea said to be among these sides.
Chelsea want to sign Victor Osimhen so as for him to give Tammy Abraham a good competition at Stamford Bridge, while the Red Devils want someone to compete with Marcus Rashford.