Victor Osimhen’s maiden appearance in the UEFA Champions League will be coming to an end tonight as his French club, Lille, takes on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
While Lille stand no chance of progressing to the knockout phase of the Champions League or even dropping to the Europa League, Chelsea are condemned to win tonight if they are to progress to the next phase without hassles.
Frank Lampard’s side sit third in Group H on eight points, level with Valencia in second and trailing Ajax in first, who are on 10 points.
A win tonight will send them through, with Ajax and Valencia facing each other in Amsterdam – at least one of them would be guaranteed to finish below Chelsea should Lampard’s team pick up three points.
Lille, meanwhile, are guaranteed to finish bottom of the…