The Nigerian international scored ten goals and emerged top scorer at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile and also became the first player to reach such heights in a single FIFA competition. His heroic performance helped the team to win the trophy for the fifth time as Nigeria’s U-17 defeated Mali 2-0 in the final of the competition.
Having been crowned as the continent’s finest youngster of 2015 at the CAF awards ceremony for African Player of the Year in Abuja on Thursday, Osimhen, has been courted by different clubs in Europe such as Arsenal and Tottenham.
“I have visited the team in Wolfsburg and with the promises the coach made to me when I visited the arena, I think Wolfsburg is my destination,” the teenager said.
“I’m going to stay at Wolfsburg for as long as the team can keep me,” he noted.