“Nigerian forward Victor Osimhen has been honored with a nomination for the 2023 Ballon d’Or award, a distinction achieved by only a few players from his country.
Osimhen, who plays as a striker for Napoli, showcased impeccable form last season, contributing significantly to the Italian side’s historic Scudetto win, their first in 33 years.
The official announcement of the 2023 Ballon d’Or nominees included Osimhen among the following renowned players:
🇰🇷 Kim Min-jae
🇭🇷 Luka Modric
🇫🇷 Kylian Mbappe
🇳🇬 Victor Osimhen
🏴 Harry Kane
The organizers of the prestigious award, French Football, confirmed his well-deserved nomination on Wednesday night.”