Victor Osimhen

By Obaloluwa Joshua, LAGOS

Victor Osimhen is believed to be high on Manchester United’s short-list as a possible replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo, reports PNO Sports.

The Premier League giants have officially terminated its contract with Ronaldo with the Portugal captain having departed the club by mutual agreement with immediate effect.

The Red Devils will now turn to Osimhen as replacement for Ronaldo.

Osimhen is also reportedly wanted by Chelsea, Real Madrid, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur.

According to the Daily Mail, senior figures at Old Trafford met on Tuesday and Osimhen is believed to be top of their priority.

The 23-year-old has been in fine form for Napoli this season, netting nine times in 11 appearances.

The Nigeria international who moved to Napoli from Ligue 1 club, Lille has scored 38 goals and recorded 12 assists in 76 appearances across all competitions for the Partenopei.