Nigeria forward Victor Osimhen has been named Sporting Charleroi’s Player of the Season. The Nigerian became the star pick as a result of his quality showing for the club, Extrasportsnigeria.com reports.
The attacker fired in 17 goals in 34 appearances in all competitions for the Belgian club this season.
The club’s official Twitter handle sent out this message: “And the Golden Zebra of the eeeeeeeee season is…@ victorosimhen9 of course!”
The player is loan at the Belgian side from his German club Wolfsburg.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr recognised Osimhen’s performance as he was named in Nigeria’s 25-man provisional squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt.
Eagles will begin their camping in Asaba by June 2 where the young attacker will face challenges of making the final list to Alexandria, Egypt where Nigeria will play all the preliminary matches at the African event.