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“I know” — Troost-Ekong hints at Osimhen’s next club



"I know" -- Troost-Ekong hints at Osimhen's next club

There are perks to being a national team captain, and for William Troost-Ekong, it is being privy to an information that many would kill for at this moment in time.

In a recent interview with Sky Sport via TMW, William Troost-Ekong, the vice-captain of Nigeria’s national football team, the Super Eagles, hinted at the future destination of his compatriot Victor Osimhen, who is currently playing for Serie A giants Napoli.

Osimhen, the highly-rated striker, has been a subject of intense transfer speculation, with reports suggesting his departure from Napoli at the end of the season. His contract reportedly includes a hefty €130 million release clause, attracting attention from several top clubs across Europe.

Speaking about Serie A and the upcoming match between Salernitana and Udinese, Troost-Ekong expressed his fondness for the Italian league, reminiscing about his own experiences. However, it was his cryptic response when questioned about Osimhen’s future that caught the attention of fans and pundits alike.

“I really can’t tell you anything, but I know!” Troost-Ekong teased, fueling further speculation about Osimhen’s next move.

The 23-year-old Nigerian forward has been in impressive form for Napoli this season, notching up 10 goals and three assists in 20 appearances across all competitions. His performances have caught the eye of numerous top clubs, prompting speculation about a potential big-money transfer in the upcoming summer window.