Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has expressed his desire to play in the Premier League in the future, confirming speculations surrounding potential interest from English giants Chelsea and Arsenal. The information was shared by Osimhen in an interview with Sky Sports, as reported by Goal.
The Nigerian international, who recently extended his contract with Napoli until 2026, hinted at his long-term ambitions in an interview with Sky Sports.
Speaking about his relationship with Napoli’s president, Aurelio De Laurentiis, Osimhen emphasized the positive rapport he shares with the club’s leadership.
“I am happy with the president. I have a good relationship with him. I cannot lie. He has been with me since I signed for the club in 2020,” said the forward, highlighting the supportive environment created by De Laurentiis and his family.
Addressing the rumors linking him to the Premier League, Osimhen acknowledged his interest in the English top-flight but emphasized that he currently has other career plans.
“Of course one day, definitely, but for now, I have other plans in my career that I am looking forward to. So when the time comes, everyone knows,” stated the Napoli star, leaving the door open for a potential move to the Premier League in the future.
The striker’s comments have added fuel to the ongoing speculation about a possible transfer to the Premier League, with Chelsea and Arsenal being among the clubs linked with the talented forward in recent months.