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Eupen – Why Hot In Demand Forward Onyekuru Missed Bayern Munich Friendly


An explanation as to why Henry Onyekuru didn’t play for Belgian side Eupen in their 0-5 loss to Bayern Munich has been provided by the club.

20 year old Onyekuru has been linked with a move to Fenerbahce, CSKA Moscow and Hoffeinheim in this January transfer window after a whirlwind start to the season in Belgium.

The forward who has ten goals from 21 games this season has however confessed that he is hanging out for a move to English Premier League giants Arsenal missed his team friendly tie against Bayern Munich yesterday.

His absence lead to talks of an imminent departure from the team but a club source revealed to Owngoalnigeria.com that his absence has nothing to do with a move away from the club.

” He recently underwent an appendicitis operation, he is still recovering. That is why he didn’t play in yesterday’s game. He is with us and he will remain with us”, he told Owngoalnigeria.com.