By Taiwo Adesanya:
Golden Eaglets striker,Victor Osimhen, is set to finalise a deal with Wolfburg Completesportsnigeria.com can report.
The 2015 African young player of the year jetted out of Nigeria on Sunday from the Murtala Mohammed International Airport en route Germany to wrap up a deal worth 3.5 million Euros with the Bundesliga side.
According to a source close to the player, the deal will be a four-and-a-half year and Osimhen is in cloud nine over the transfer.
“As I speak with you Victor is in Germany as he travelled on Sunday,” a top source involved in the transfer told Completesportsnigeria.com.
“It will be a four-year deal and in the range of €3.5 million too. Victor and everybody is happy with the outcome no doubt.”
Osimhen, 17, was top scorer at last year’s FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile and the Wolfsburg deal is expected to kick in when he turns 18 in December.
Last month, Osimhen and his representatives visited the German club and a verbal agreement was reached.
Belgian club Anderlecht are the only other club who are known to have tabled an offer for the highly-rated young striker.