- Everton are set to sign Nigerian youngster Henry Onyekuru for £7million
- The 19-year-old has been a target for Celtic, Southampton and Sevilla
- Onyekuru has not capped for the Super Eagles and would need a work permit for the move
Everton are set to lure Nigerian starlet Henry Onyekuru to Goodison Park for £7million.
The 19-year-old has attracted so may eyes with his top-form display in Belgium where he plays for KAS Eupen and has been offered contracts by Celtic, Southampton and Sevilla.
The Toffees are now in line for the Nigerian's signature as they look for the winger to fill in for Yannick Bolasie who is out long-term due to injury.
Although he plays from the flanks, the winger has been in fine scoring form netting a goal nearly every two games.
It is believed that Onyekuru would fit perfectly into Ronald Koeman’s style oof play as the Dutch manager seems to enjoy emerging young talents.
The Blues will have to pay a large fee and wages for the winger to get into England as he has not been capped by the Super Eagles and would be needing a work permit.
Also on the local scene, watch the Super Eagles as they prepare for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.