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Wizard of Osimhen sees the Nigerian beating George Weah’s record




It had to be him. Victor Osimhen has enjoyed an extraordinary season, and ended his mini scoring drought in emphatic fashion, with the Nigerian rushing over to celebrate in front of the vast swathes of visiting supporters.

The former Lille striker – who may well be headed for pastures new next season – has now scored 46 Serie A goals, equalling George Weah as the highest-scoring African player in the competition’s history.

Kunle Solaja is the author of landmark books on sports and journalism as well as being a multiple award-winning journalist and editor of long standing. He is easily Nigeria’s foremost soccer diarist and Africa's most capped FIFA World Cup journalist, having attended all FIFA World Cup finals from Italia ’90 to Qatar 2022. He was honoured at the Qatar 2022 World Cup by FIFA and AIPS.

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