Thursday, 10 October 2019
Osimhen named in the Ligue 1 team of the week
Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen has been named to be in the list of French team of the week in Ligue 1.
Osimhen scored Lille's second goal in a 2-2 draw at home against Nîmes last Sunday.
The 20-year-old has scored seven goals in nine league games with his club this season.
Former striker VFL Wolfsburg of Germany is also in contention for the Ligue 1 player of the month alongside Islam Slimani of Algeria and Nicolas Pallois of Nantes.
He has already won the title of Lille player of the month of September.
Osimhen joins the three-man attack of the duo Paris Saint-Germain; Neymar Jr and Mauro Icardi.
Three other PSG players; Idrissa Gueye, Pablo Sarabia and Presnel Kipembe were also on the list.