Nigeria international Victor Osimhen has emerged as the best young player of 2022, winning the prestigious Globe Soccer Awards 2022 for his outstanding performance this season.
“Congratulations to Victor Osimhen for winning the 2022 #GlobeSoccer Award for POWER HORSE EMERGING PLAYER OF THE YEAR” according to the official Globe Soccer Awards Twitter handle @Globe_Soccer
The prestigious award was held at Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah on Thursday, three days before the start of the FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Osimhen, Gavi and Valverde were the three finalists for the Dubai ‘Emerging Player of the Year’ award and the Nigeria international beat Barcelona and Real Madrid midfielders.
The other candidates who did not reach the final were Hareb Abdullah, Julian Alvarez, Jude Bellingham, Eduardo Camavinga, Francisco Conceiçao, Ryan Gravenberch, Josko Gvardiol, Nuno Mendes, Ilaix Moriba, Jamal Musiala, Pedri, Bukaio Saka and Rafael Milan star. Leo
Osimhen has had a fantastic start to the season at the Stadio Maradona, thanks to 10 goals in 14 games in all competitions.
Other Serie A nominees include Cristiano Giuntoli, Paolo Maldini and Fredric Massara for Best Sports Director of the Year, Paolo Scaroni for one of the best presidents, while Carlo Ancelotti and José Mourinho are nominated for Best Coach. Year.
Osimhen has not stopped since his return from injury. The Nigerian striker is unstoppable and represents added value for Napoli.
The 23-year-old Napoli forward, who joined the Serie A leaders for €75 million in September 2020, has been in the form of his life and has been Napoli’s best and perhaps best player of the season. Serie A
Playing in Naples, the Italian team is one of the most exciting teams to watch in Europe and leads Serie A with 41 points and 37 goals in 15 games. They beat Liverpool four times in the Champions League and scored 20 goals in the group stage.
Osimhen has also been nominated for November’s Serie A player.