The English transfer window remains open. Big names cutting across different nationalities have been making headlines. From the latest EPL departures to top arrivals, a question of who will leave or join top English sides keeps lingering in news headlines around the world. But for Nigerians looking to watch their top soccer stars in the new EPL season, or catch them playing in other top leagues in Europe, it all boils down to big names. In these reports, we narrow down to Nigeria's EPL transfer prospects set to arrive or leave before the 2020/21 season kicks off. But before walking you through the names and what they might cost interested teams, he is a chance to make use of BetMGM online betting.
Nigerians Soccer Players Making Headlines in EPL Transfer Window
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Samuel Chukwueze is a big name in the current transfer window. The Villarreal player has been linked with a sensational move to the premier league. As early as February this year, Villarreal was already receiving offers for the youngster. Transfer rumors had it that Liverpool wanted to sign the player for 30 million pounds. Chelsea is another likely destination for the player given that the blues have been following the player’s development as a great alternative to Jadon Sancho.
Sometime in April, Samuel Chukwueze indicated that he has always supported Chelsea growing up. The 21-year old player featured in 37 games for Villarreal, starting 20 and scored 3 goals in the 2019/20 season. He averaged 55 minutes per game and assisted two goals. Having emerged from Villarreal team B (under 19), the development of Chukwueze is something to admire, having also featured for Nigerian National team 12 times, scoring 2 goals for the super eagles.
Victor Moses is set to return to Chelsea after his loan spell with Inter Milan came to an end. No offer has been made for the winger. He has been part of a Nerazzuri resurgence witnessed in the just concluded Serie A season. Inter Milan finished second in the league, 4 points behind Juventus. He was on the bench for Antonio Conte's side when they faced Getafe in the Europa League in which they beat the Spanish side 2-0.
Since arriving at Old Trafford from China, Odion Ighalo has been grabbing transfer headlines. His impact on the Red Devils squad was immediately felt in every game he started. You could say Odion has settled well in Man United. He will remain in Manchester United until January 2021 after Ole Gunnar announced the extension of Ighalo's loan spell.
Wilfred Ndidi is another Nigerian making headlines in the transfer market. He has recently been linked to several clubs in the EPL. Transfer rumors indicate that he is in the united shortlist of summer targets.