Victor Osimhen’s agent, Roberto Calenda has praised Victor Osimhen after the Nigerian’s remarkable Ballon d’Or achievement.
Osimhen finished in eighth position in his first-ever Ballon d’Or nomination, making the 24-year-old the first Nigerian and Napoli player to achieve the feat. Calenda celebrated Osimhen’s feat on his social media handle, congratulating the Napoli forward for making history.
“8th in Ballon d’Or ranking!
You made history and the future is yours…Victor is coming!!!
Congrats @victorosimhen9,” he wrote.
The Nigerian international significantly contributed to Napoli’s first Serie A title in 33 years, becoming the 2022-23 top-scorer in the league with 26 goals in 32 appearances.