Gift Orban currently plies his trade with Belgian outfit, KAA Gent, and has piqued the interest of several European clubs since his move to Belgium.
AC Milan has set its sights on a potential striking sensation to bolster their squad, and one of the names gaining attention is Gift Orban who has been drawing comparisons to Napoli’s Victor Osimhen, Soccernet.ng reports.
According to Calciomercato.com, Milan is actively considering multiple strikers for a future signing, with their sights set on a player who could potentially succeed Olivier Giroud.
Meanwhile, in Belgium, Orban has not been at his best, and has started the 2023-24 season campaign on a low stats, scoring just two goals in his last eight domestic league appearances compared to last season.
Despite this performances, the Super Eagles invitee as emerged as a promising option for the Rossoneri who could secure his signature in the coming transfer window, hence, making him the second Super Eagle two be signed in less than a year.
What makes Orban a compelling prospect is his likeness to Osimhen, another Nigerian striker who has been making headlines.
Osimhen’s impressive performances at Napoli have put him in the spotlight, and now Orban is being mentioned in the same breath.
Orban has ample time for further development, and it’s no surprise that several clubs are closely monitoring his progress, eagerly anticipating the chance to secure his services.
Meanwhile, the Milan-based club, in particular, sees great potential in Orban as they plan for the future.