Lille OSC Victor Osimhen enters scoring records

Nigerian and Lille OSC striker Victor Osihem was on the scoresheet in Lille’s 2-0 victory over Strasbourg on Wednesday evening entering the record books for the season to six goals in seven appearances in the French Ligue 1.

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According to  OPTA, no Lille player has a better goalscoring record than Osimhen for fifty years at this stage of the season with the striker filling in the boots of former Lille forward Nicolas Pepe and Rafel Leao moving on but getting Osihem has seen the striker become the first  Lille player in fifty years at this stage of the season.

Osimhen has also been on the assist side setting up Loic Remy in the win over Strasbourg with the Nigerian registered two goals on his ligue 1 debut against Nantes, and another brace against Saint-étienne and was on the scoresheet against SCO Angers and Strasbourg.

Whoscored.com stats

Competitions Apps Mins Goals Assists Yel Red SpG PS% AerialsWon MotM Rating
Ligue 1 6(1) 611 6 2 1 3.3 66.3 5.3 4 7.74
UEFA Champions League 1 90 3 75 2 6.14
Cup Sporting Charleroi 1(1) N/A 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Int. Friendly Nigeria 1(1) N/A 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total / Average 12 701 8 2 1 0 3.3 67.4 4.9 4

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