Transfer Update: Everton Move Thrills Nigerian Striker
Joining a Premier League club is often many football players' dream and Nigerian striker Henry Onyekuru just made his a reality.
The new Super Eagles' recruit has now spoken of his delight to seal a Premier League deal. He says he respects the tradition of the League and the loyalty of the Everton fans.
“I feel very happy and delighted with this move to Everton,” he told SCORENigeria
“I am delighted because my first target of signing for a Premier League team has materialised.
“It wasn’t an easy decision to make for me, but with the advise of top players and proper studying of the other offers.
“It is a great deal for me.”
Reports suggest Onyekuru, who finished as top scorer in Belgium last season, will command a weekly wage in the region of N16 million.The 20 year old, who was born in Onitsha area in Anambra state, has made one national team appearance for the Super Eagles.