FC Porto Loanee Mikel Agu Shining Bright In Portugal, Could Gatecrash Eagles Squad For Senegal Tie


Vitoria Setubal picked up a 2-1 away win against Belenenses with their Nigerian midfielder Mikel Agu once again playing a pivotal role in their win.


The 24 year old who is on loan from Portuguese giants FC Porto has been ever present for the team this season with 15 league appearances to his name this season.

Agu has thrice made the team of the week in Portugal, a sign of how well he has developed from the same player who couldn’t get a game for Belgian side Club Brugge last season.

His performances is closely been monitored by coach of the Nigeria senior national team Gernot Rohr who could hand him a call up for Nigeria’s next friendly game against Senegal.

Known for his hard tackling and near perfect ball distribution he has been at FC Porto since 2012 without breaking into the first team, no thanks to an injury which ruled him out of the 2014 season when he was close to breaking into the first team.