Wolexis.com takes a look at the completed deals involving Nigerian players so far across Europe. Here they are in no particular order …
Nigerian players so far across Europe. Here they are in no particular order
Henry Onyekuru –
Eupen to Everton (£7m)
from Belgian club Eupen for an undisclosed fee (reported fee is just above £7m)
with the Nigeria striker immediately being sent out on loan to Anderlecht for
the 2017-18 season.
the Belgian Super League with 22 goals in 38 games and he had attracted the
attention of a number of top clubs across Europe.
– Panathiniakos to Kortrijk (Undisclosed)
Panathiniakos to reunite with his coach Yanis Anastasiou at Belgian club
contract with an option for an additional year. The midfielder played three seasons in
Panathinaikos registering 84 appearances and 13 goals in all competitions.
Sunderland to Beijing Enterprise (Free)
Far East to sign for Beijing Enterprises after recently released from former
club Sunderland at the end of last season.
in China’s League One who are currently 11th on the table in a 16-team league
and would team up with fellow Nigerian Leke James who has been at the club
Fernebache to Olympiacos (Undisclosed)
on an initial two-year deal with Greek giants Olympiacos.
torequirement at Fenerbahce ending his six-year stay at the club.
Dordrecht in 2015, had enjoyed loan spells with Haugesund for two seasons
before playing seven games for the Ghelamco arena outfit last season.
Turkey and becomes the second player to leave Gent this summer following Rabiu
Ibrahim’s departure to Slovan Bratislava.
Gent to Slovan Bratislava (£1m)
the 26-year-old midfielder joins the club on a four year deal after being
released by his previous club KAA Gent.
Slovakia having featured for AS Trencin, wining two league titles and two
Okocha’s heir would feature for with many hoping a return back to Slovakia
would help the player regain the fine form that saw him tipped for great things.
to Konyaspor (Undisclosed)
Standard Liege is back in Europe with the Konya Büyükşehir Belediye Stadium
outfit for an undisclosed fee.
– Monaco to Sivasspor (Loan)
Elderson Echiejile, who joined the Super Lig side on a one-year loan deal from French
champions AS Monaco.
and Sporting Gijon, but struggled to make an impact at either club and has
again been deemed surplus to requirements at Monaco.
to Hull City (Loan)
loan deal last week.
transfer window for Hull City as they look to bolster their squad ahead of the
The 20-year-old arrives at the KCOM Stadium to address the
right-back problem; replacing fellow Nigerian Moses Odubajo who is out with a
long term injury.
to Barnsley (Loan)
Ugbo adds to the long list of Chelsea youngsters on loan after just signing a
new 4 year contract.
and Tammy Abraham out on loan to Hull City and Swansea respectively
U18s side with a record of 23 goals in 35 matches and the youngster has amassed
over 60 goals in his last three campaigns with the Stamford Bridge outfit.
Chelsea to Swansea (Loan)
City after signing a new five-year contract with parent club Chelsea.
Bristol City, earning major plaudits for scoring 26 goals in 48 matches in all
Chelsea to Liverpool (Released)
Dominic Solanke, after the expiration of his contract with the Premier League
will be decided by a tribunal, with Liverpool expected to pay about £3m.