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EXCLUSIVE: OSIMHEN LINED UP BY WOLFSBURG FOR PRE SEASON TOUR

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17 year old Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen will join German side Wolfsburg in pre season activity this summer owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal.

Wolfsburg will only be able to register the Nigerian when he turns 18 in December later this year but prior to that time they want him to be a part of their pre season team to help him acquaint himself with some of the first team player.

Presently he trains twice a week with the main team as a 17 year old and close confidants of the player told owngoalnigeria.com that he has been earning rare reviews for his performances from the head coach and senior players.

Osimhen shot to global prominence when he scored 10 goals at the 2015 U-17 World cup in Chile to emerge as the top scorer of the tournament.

Few months later he was a part of the Nigeria U-23 team that conquered Africa at the U-23 AFCON in Senegal and he is expected to be in Brazil next week when they take on Brazil in a pre Olympic friendly game against host Brazil.