Football, a game that unites nations, also has the power to ignite debates. One such debate is currently brewing between fans in Ghana and Nigeria, as they compare two of their brightest talents – Mohammed Kudus and Victor Osimhen.
Both players have been making waves in their respective leagues, but who really has the edge? Let’s delve into their stats to find out.
Mohammed Kudus, a 23-year-old attacking midfielder from Ghana, currently plays for West Ham in the Premier League. He joined West Ham on August 27, 2023.
In the 23/24 season, Kudus has made 16 appearances, scoring 8 goals and providing 1 assist.
He has shown his versatility by playing in different competitions including the Premier League, Europa League, Eredivisie, and EFL Cup. His market value stands at €40.00m.
Victor Osimhen, a 24-year-old center-forward from Nigeria, is currently showcasing his talent at SSC Napoli in Serie A⁷. He joined Napoli on September 1, 2020.
In the 23/24 season, Osimhen has made 10 appearances, scoring 6 goals and providing 1 assist.
He has also featured in the Champions League⁷. His market value is a staggering €120.00m.
When comparing the two players, it’s clear that both have had impressive starts to the season.
Kudus has a higher goal tally with 8 goals in 16 appearances, while Osimhen has netted 6 times in 10 appearances.
However, Osimhen has a higher market value, reflecting his potential and performance.
In terms of international experience, both players have represented their countries with pride. Kudus has earned 26 caps for Ghana, scoring 9 goals. On the other hand, Osimhen has 27 caps for Nigeria, with an impressive tally of 20 goals.
While both players have their unique strengths and have been performing exceptionally well, it’s difficult to determine who is better solely based on stats.
Football isn’t just about numbers; it’s about impact, influence, and the ability to change the game.
Both Kudus and Osimhen have these qualities in abundance. As fans, let’s appreciate their talent and contribution to the beautiful game. After all, the real winner here is football.
However, in a posted sighted by Nsemwokrom.com, fans are divided as to who is better between Victor Osimhen and Mohammed Kudus comparing stats this year.
See some reactions below;
Adegbite Kazeem: Why this Ghana people know get sense combined onshimen with kudus, percent with 25 percent different clear
Adjei Boabeng Johnson: I’m a Nigerian but kudus better pass Osimhen .. The truth is bitter