Super Eagles Star, Victor Osimhen Loses Father
Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, has lost his father.
Osimhen took to his Twitter page on Sunday to announce the passing of his father while sharing a write-up that had “R.I.P. Dad”
He said: “R.I.P. Dad. No words to describe this feeling.”
Osimhen currently plays for French Ligue 1 side, Lille.
The 21-year-old has drawn the interest of Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United in the past.
His current contract with Lille will expire at the end of the 2023/2024 season.
Meanwhile, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and French Ligue 1 club Lille have sent condolence messages to Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen over the death of his father.
Reacting to the sad news, NFF wrote on their verified Twitter handle: “Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. Take heart and stay strong @victorosimhen9.”
While Lille wrote: “Today we learned with great sadness of the passing of @victorosimhen9’s father.
“The entire LOSC family is joined in grief with Victor and his family. He has our full support during this difficult time.”