UCL: Perfect centre-forward, no wonder everybody is chasing him – Owen lauds Osimhen
Former Manchester United midfielder, Owen Hargreaves, has lauded Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen after the Nigerian international scored a brace in his side’s Champions League round of 16 second-leg 3-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Wednesday.
Hargreaves described Osimhen as a perfect centre-forward, insisting that every top European club is chasing the 24-year-old.
Osimhen scored two goals to help Napoli defeat Eintracht Frankfurt at the Diego Maradona and booked their place in the Champions League quarter-final.
“They attack in numbers. Politano with a great first touch, Di Lorenzo there, Osimhen there. They just overload you, he is always there Osimhen,” Hargreaves said on BT Sport.
“He is a great athlete, runs the channels, he’s got size. He is literally a perfect center forward, no wonder everybody is chasing him.”