By MADUABUCHI KALU
Following his continued quality performances in Belgium Jupiter Leagues, Everton of England and Nigerian forward who is currently on a loan to Anderlecht of Belgium, Henry Onyekuru has become the hottest players from Nigeria as many clubs including FC Barcelona are tracking the Nigerian international.
Onyekuru, popularly called ‘Onye Goal’due to his prowess in goal scoring had FC Barcelona scout witness Onyekuru find the back of the net for the 7th time this season during Anderlecht visit to Royal Excel Mouscron last weekend.
Onyekuru’s goal against Mouscron last weekend has been nominated for the goal of the week in Belgium.
It is recalled that FC Barcelona are not the only club tracking Onyekuru from La Liga as it was also reported that Sevilla FC, Athletico are also interested in the red hot Nigerian forward.
From Germany also comes report of Bundesliga club, Borussia Dortmund, Hamburger SV, Hertha BSC, FC Schalker 04 and SV Werder Bremen are all interested in Onyekuru’s signature.
In the English Premier League (EPL), many clubs such as Wesh Ham United are said to have renewed their interest in the Nigerian even as he is also being linked to Tottehham and Watford.
Seria A is not left of the European leagues whose clubs are showing serious interest in signing ‘Onye Goal’. Former champions, Napoli and Roma are said to have sent their scouts to watch the Everton attacker while in Netherlands, Ajax and PSV Eindhoven are equally reported to have shown interest in Onyekuru.
Whatever that will be the outcome of the numerous interests by various clubs in Europe in the services of Henry Onyekuru is still embedded in womb of time but for now, he remains Everton player and on loan to Anderlecht in Belgium.