Osimhen Napoli’s third highest earner

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 Source: Punch

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, is the third highest paid player at Napoli with the 21-year-old earning a staggering €4.5m annually.

Osimhen earned €1.2m annually during his time at Lille.

The Nigeria international has made two appearances for Napoli since his arrival from Lille in the summer for an African record €81m.

Senegalese defence stalwart, Kalidou Koulibaly, is the club’s top earner, taking home €6m annually, while club captain, Lorenzo Insigne, earns €4.6m.

Osimhen, together with Belgian forward, Dries Mertens and Mexican Hirving Lozano are all on €4.5m per year.

Napoli are the fourth highest paying club in the Serie A behind Juventus, Inter Milan and AS Roma. The club pays €105m in annual salaries, according to ilnapolista.it.

Source: Punch