Newcastle sent an offer, determined to rob the striker of 100 million euros from MU
21 Mar 2022 | 11:52 | Football
Many Premier League teams are planning to upgrade their attack in the summer transfer window.
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Last winter, Newcastle United spent up to 30 million euros to activate Chris Wood’s release clause. However, so far, the former Burnley striker has not been able to meet the task of scoring goals, when he has only had one goal after 10 appearances in the Premier League.
Faced with the above situation, Newcastle have considered improving the attack with an expensive central striker in the summer. And according to a revelation from La Gazzetta dello Sport (sourced by Football Italia), Chich Che will continue to send an offer to Napoli about Victor Osimhen’s case.
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It is known that Newcastle also officially asked to buy Osimhen in the Eastern market, but the representative from Serie A has no intention of parting with his mainstay in the mid-season period. Notably, besides Newcastle, the Nigerian striker is also targeted by three other big players in the Premier League, including Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal and Manchester United.
On the Napoli side, they had previously spent 75 million euros to bring Osimhen back from Lille, in addition to that, the contract between the two sides is still valid until 2025, so this club is demanding a fee. giant for the 23-year-old star. Specifically, president Aurelio De Laurentiis decided to consider only offers in the area of 100 million euros.