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1 Aug 2020
Napoli has confirmed the signing of Nigeria international forward Victor Osimhen from Lille. The striker, who scored 18 goals in 38 appearances for the Ligue 1 side
4 Jul 2020
No doubt, one of the most improved African players since Egypt 2019 AFCON is Super Eagles and Lille of France striker, Victor Osimhen.
29 Jun 2020
Nigeria's Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has been named the best African player in the French League 1 for the 2019/2020 season. The Lille forward won the award after spending a season (not completed due to coronavirus outbreak). The 21-year old scored 18 goals and provided eight assists in all competitions for the French Ligue…
3 Jun 2020
Nigeria's Super Eagles duo of Victor Osimhen and Simon Moses have received player of the year awards from their respective club sides in Europe. Osimhen won the player of the year award at Lille in France while Moses won the same award for Nantes in the same French League 1. Osimhen won the award after…
20 Mar 2020
Lille have set a huge asking price for their star forward, Victor Osimhen, amid links with AC Milan and other clubs, a reports
3 Feb 2020
Victor Osimhen has grabbed this season by the scruff of the neck and is emerging as one of Ligue 1’s big prospects, reports
6 Oct 2019
In-form Victor Osimhen's seventh league goal of the season wasn't enough for Lille on Sunday as they missed the chance to go third in Ligue 1 after drawing 2-2 with Nimes.
3 Oct 2019
Tammy Abraham had a feeling he would mark his 22nd birthday with a goal and the Chelsea striker's prediction came true as he scored in Wednesday's 2-1 Champions League win at Lille. Abraham bagged his first Champions League goal to put Frank Lampard's side ahead -- appropriately enough in the 22nd minute -- when he…
1 Aug 2019
Arsenal have completed the signing of Nicolas Pepe from Lille for £72 million on a five-year deal. The Gunners broke their transfer record to bring in the Ivorian winger from the French League. Pepe set the Ligue 1 alight with his 22 goals and 11 assists to lead Lille into the Champions League after finishing…
1 Aug 2019
Nigeria international forward Victor Osimhen has joined Lille from Belgian side Charleroi on a five-year deal, the French club announced Thursday.
31 Aug 2018
Nigeria goalkeeping legend Vincent Enyeama has left French league side Lille after seven years. The Ligue 1 side and the goalkeeper came to an agreement for his contract to be terminated. Enyeama moved to Lille from Hapoel Tel-Aviv in the summer of 2011. He spent the 2012-2013 season away from France with Maccabi Tel-Aviv before…
13 Aug 2017
Marcelo Bielsa suffered his first loss as coach of Lille on Sunday, three different players going in goal in a chaotic 3-0 defeat away to newly-promoted Strasbourg.


• Hospital set up panel to probe cause of death  Friends of a Port Harcourt Based blogger and social media influencer, known as Folorunsho Yemi, yesterday, stormed the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), to protest what they alleged to be negligence on the part of a staff of the hospital that led to…
11 mins ago
• Officer facing disciplinary action, says Immigration  An officer of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Yemi Badru, who was allegedly assaulted on July 30, 2019, by a senior official, Nasir Umar, has lamented intimidation and denial of promotion by the service for reporting the incident.  Badru, a Deputy Superintendent of Immigration, had alleged that the…
34 mins ago
Destroys bandits’ camps, rescues three victims, recovers two bodies in Kaduna Strikes by the Air Task Force (ATF), Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK), have neutralised the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) Commander, Mohammed Malik, in the Sabon Tumbun axis of Borno State. Malik and other terrorists were reportedly killed on November 24, 2022 in an…
35 mins ago
Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has promised to stick to a well-tailored and people-oriented agenda for transparent and purposeful leadership in the state. The governor, who is standing for re-election in 2023, said he would sustain the culture of adherence to his roadmap as done in the last three years. Fintiri said the 11-Point…
42 mins ago
Following the murder of Labour Party (LP) Women Leader, Mrs. Victoria Chintex, in Kaduna State, on Tuesday morning, Women in Politics Forum (WIPF) has urged the police in the state to bring the killers to justice. Gunmen stormed her residence on Monday night into Tuesday morning and shot the deceased and her husband. While she died on the…