Victor Osimhen Discloses Why He Turned Down Manchester United Offer As He Sends Message To Chelsea

The Nigerian attacker has revealed why he chaffed Manchester United transfer offer stating that he would have made a move if it was Chelsea

Victor Osimhen with already 9 goals in 12 games for Napoli this season is sure one attacker that has several suitors eyeing up for a deal.

Since joining Napoli, Osimhen has managed to become arguably the most loved player in the squad with the future appearing to have him staying longer in the squad.

Although, Manchester United have attempted to price him away from Gli Azzurri in what could have been a shocking silent deal.

Napoli attacker, Victor Osimhen during a match.

This remained unknown to the public until lately when Osimhen revealed in an interview that he could have joined Manchester United when an offer came.

According to the 22-year-old, he would probably had made the move if it was to b Chelsea or Liverpool who came for him but with Man United, he fears been benched.

Speaking in an interview, he said; “I did receive contact from Manchester united but I felt I was not ready to be on the sidelines at this time of my career.

“I saw it with Wilfred Zaha and Ighalo. Am not saying anything otherwise about the club. But if it was Chelsea it would be better or Liverpool.”

Victor Osimhen running during a Napoli football match.

Manchester United are currently struggling with their managerial role as the club board is yet to make any decision on Ole Solskjaer.

1 Comment

  1. He is smart enough to understand that African players are underrated at the club. Eric Djemba Djemba, Quinton Fortune, Wilfred Zaha, Ighalo have all suffered discrimination despite their qualities.

    Same reason Mikel and Essien rejected Man United

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