By Our Reporter
Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen has been promised an additional €260,000 (N120m) if he scores 30 goals in the 2022/23 season by his club, Napoli.
According to Italian media La Gazzetta dello Sport, the 24-year-old activated his goals bonus in his contract after scoring his 20th goal of the season, which saw him earn €130,000 (N64m).
Osimhen scored in Napoli’s 2-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the Champions League round of 16 to take his tally for the 2022/23 season to 20 and unlock the €130,000 bonus (N63.6m).
The Edo born striker has been instrumental in helping Napoli maintain their spot at the summit of Serie A and has scored 21 goals and four assists in 25 games for the Naples-based side this term.
The Napoli star has a clause in his contract that will see him receive an extra €130,000 if he scores 25 goals and an additional €130,000 if he scores 30 goals this season.
Osimhen has scored in each of his last eight Serie A appearances, and has 19 goals in 20 league matches.
He could help deliver the first Scudetto for the Partenopei in over three decades.