'Victor Osimhen will be better than Benzema. He can bench prime Lewandowski & Suarez and he is better than Halaand' - Fans

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Victor Osimhen grabbed a hat-trick for Nigeria in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday evening as the Super Eagles thrashed Sao Tome and Principe.

The SSC Napoli striker helped his side qualify for next year's Afcon in Ivory Coast and he has now netted 20 goals in the colours of the national team.

A certain section of Nigerian supporters have compared him to Manchester City striker Erling Haaland and former Real Madrid attacker Karim Benzema. Some have suggested that the Napoli goal-getter might attract interest from Saudi Arabia.

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