Kaduna born 21 year old Nigerian forward Emmanuel Apeh has taken to life at second division Spanish side Lorca faster than many anticipated when he made the jump from the third division.
Apeh moved to promotion chasing Lorca from RSD Alcala in the summer and he has so far justify the reason why he is already been viewed by many as a bargain signing.
He was signed on a free transfer following the expiration of his contract with Alcala, and the fact that he has been ever present for Lorca where he has already scored once from six games is a testament to his abilities.
Quick, skillful and strong Apeh made the Segunda (Spanish second division) Team of the Week thanks to his goal and assist in their 2-2 draw against Tenerife.
Back to full fitness after overcoming a toe injury picked up on his debut against CYD Leonesa, he won the heart of the coaches at Lorca with a super showing against Barcelona B, a game they won 1-0.