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Free – Scoring Onyekuru Snubs West Ham, Crystal Palace, Everton For Anderlecht

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Hot in demand Nigerian forward Henry Onyekuru will sign for Belgium league champions Anderlecht before the end of this week, Owngoalnigeria.com understands.

The scorer of 24 goals have been linked with a move to several English Premier League team with West Ham going a step forward by agreeing a fee of around 7 million pounds for his transfer.

However reports from Belgium suggest the 19 year old will before the end of this week put pen to paper on a deal with Anderlecht for a fee in the region of €8m for 70% of his transfer right.

Thirty percent of his transfer right will reportedly be shared between Eupen and Aspire Academy, although both teams are owned by same group based in Qatar.

His rumoured move will bring to an end a long drawn saga over his move, and shortly after scoring the goals that saw him tie the top scorer in the Belgium league, the forward dropped a hint about his future.

” I have not decided, I wanted to wait until the end of the playoffs. Hopefully I will reveal my destination within one or two weeks. I’ve always dreamed of the Premier League, but anything is possible. Belgium, Germany or England “.

Daniel Martins