Super Eagles and Lille Striker, Victor Osimhen has been ranked 5th most expensive African footballer, with a price tag of 64.3 million euros.
He is also the fifth most valuable player in the French Ligue 1 behind PSG’s Kylian Mbappe (€259.2m), Marquinhos Aoás(€89.2m), Neymar (€82.7m) and Houssem Aouar (€69.2m).
The 21 year old had moved to Lille in August 2019 for a fee of 12 million euros and has a contract with the club until 2024.
While Osimhen is the 66th most expensive player in the world, Ndidi is 94 overall. In the new study, he outranked Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi the only other Nigerian player listed in the top 100 , who has an estimated value of 49.5 million euros.