Arsenal have begun negotiation with Belgian side KAS Eupen over the transfer of 19-year old striker – Henry Onyekuru.

The teenager is the top scorer in the Belgian League this season with 20 goals. According to SkySports, he has a release clause of £6.8m.

It is believed that West Brom, Southampton and Everton are after the youngster who has just been called up to the Nigerian National Team.

Skysports reported that Onyekuru’s representative in talks with two clubs in England andd talks were understood to be progressing. Arsenal are however said to be in the driving seat.

What plan Arsene Wenger has for the player remains to be seen, but with club playing in the Europa League next season, numbers would be needed.

If the deal does goes through, Onyekuru will join Alex Iwobi as Nigerian Representatives in Arsenal’s first team.

 

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