Aged only 16, George Ilenikhena is already seen as a phenomenon. Having become the youngest scorer in Europe this season, the striker has been the subject of strong interest from OM in recent months. The Marseille club failed to recruit him last summer, but could well try their luck again during the next summer transfer window.
Author of his first goal in League 2, George Ilenikhena breaks precocity records. The player ofAmiens became, last January, the youngest goalscorer in Europe this season. But OM did not wait for him to take his first steps with the professionals to take an interest in the man who is described as a ” phenomenon » in the columns of The Team.
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OM had tried to recruit the nugget from Amiens
” It is a very very rare profile that does not exist in Europe allows the recruiter of a French club to let go. I’OM is well aware of this and had tried to secure his services on numerous occasions, in January 2022, then during the last summer transfer window. Without success.
Amiens sets the price of Ilenikhena
According to information from The TeamI’OM could well come back to the load in this file Ilenikhena at the end of the season. To get hold of the native of Lagos At Nigeria, the Marseille club will have to spend a sum of between 8 and 10 million euros. A price, which could quickly rise if Ilenikhena confirms the hopes placed in him.