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Newcastle United Scout Watches Etebo Shine Against Pacos de Ferreira

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‎Scouts from newly promoted English Premier League side Newcastle United were sighted in the stands during Feirense 1-0 win over Pacos de Ferreira in a Portuguese Liga game.

The scouts were reportedly at the match venue to run the rule on Nigeria international Oghenekaro Etebo who plays for CD Feirense in view of a move for him in the summer.

Etebo lasted the entire duration of the game, and although he wasn’t at his best‎. He showed flashes of his undoubted abilities in what was a very dour and boring game.

21 year old Etebo has been heavily linked with a summer move away from the modest Portuguese side with England rumoured to be his next destination, where Leicester City and Newcastle United have been‎ linked.

Rumours also has it that Turkish side Fenerbahce, French side Monaco and Spanish La-Liga side Sevilla are also lining up a move for the forward.

Daniel Martins