Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen has rated his goal against Premier League club Chelsea as his most cherished .
Osimhen who is currently at Serie A club, Napoli scored the aforementioned goal when he was at Lille in the UEFA Champions League.
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In an interview with NFF TV he singled out the Chelsea goal as one his best goals.
“My most cherished goal is the one I scored against Chelsea,” Osimhen said.
“A lot of my friends who were Chelsea fans sent me messages before the game saying they did not care if Chelsea beat us or not, they just wanted me to score.
“They really wanted me to actualize my dream, and that was one of the best moments in my career.”
Osimhen joined Bundesliga outfit Wolfsburg in 2017 before moving to French Ligue 1 side, Lille in 2019.
He signed for Napoli in 2020 becoming the most expensive African signing ever in the process.
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Osimhen scored 18 goals and recorded six assists in 32 games in all competitions for Napoli in the 2021/22 season.
Napoli finished third in the Serie A with 79 points after 38 games.
By Toju Sote
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