Victor Osimhen, a forward with the Super Eagles, has been a favorite of Chelsea scouts.
According to 90min, Osimhen is the striker who the Blues are considering signing when free agency opens up next year.
This summer, Manchester United was rumored to be interested in signing the Nigerian, but he chose to stay at Serie A team Napoli.
The pacy attacker is well-liked by Bayern Munich, a dominant force in the Bundesliga.
In eight games for Napoli across all competitions, the forward has already netted four goals.
In 27 league games last year for Luciano Spalletti’s team, the 23-year-old scored 14 goals.
Osimhen has a contract with Napoli till 2025.