Thursday, 13 August 2015
Liverpool Signs 17-Year Old Nigerian!
Liverpool have reportedly completed the signing of 17-year-old Nigerian striker Taiwo Awoniyi
The youngster, who currently plies his trade with Imperial Soccer Academy in Nigeria, was understood to be a target for Manchester City, having impressed at the U20 World Cup in New Zealand.
But according to reports in Africa, Liverpool have won the race for Awoniyi, who is set to undergo a medical at Anfield and sign a professional contract imminently.
Once the deal is complete, Awoniyi will be loaned out to gain first-team experience, with Belgium and Holland his most likely destinations.