Naples director Cristiano Giottoli has ruled out transfer speculation surrounding Super Eagles forwards Victor Osmeen and Cristiano Ronaldo,
There have been talks to link Osmeen from Italy with Premier League side Manchester United, with Cristiano Ronaldo leaning towards a move to Napoli.
The Nigeria international scored a superb goal against Roma last weekend and was hugely popular in the Premier League.
“I repeat, at this point we are not thinking about the transfer market, we are still far away. We are trying to grow every day and we want to see what our limits are,” transfer market To quote Giuntoli.
“We’ve always used our heads to hit the market, whether it’s extroverted or introverted, and I think we’ve always managed to build a competitive team and we’ve done well this year.”
He added that there was no indication Napoli wanted to sell Osmeen to the English side in January.
“I’ll repeat, but right now we’re really thinking about the newspapers, not the market. If I had to think about the market, I’d say we’re not going to do anything because I don’t know what can be fixed in January. Nothing can Fixed. Things are going well, the players are doing well, we’re not going to do anything today.”
Other Premier League sides including Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea have shown interest in the 23-year-old Nigerian striker.
Osmeen was on the bench as Napoli beat Ajax 3-0 in the Champions League to maintain their perfect record.
Partenopei has booked his place in the round of 16 with a 100% record, scoring 20 goals in five games.
Osmeen has made seven appearances for the Azzurri in Serie A this season, scoring four goals.