By George Ohiokhara:
Nigeria International, Henry Onyekuru, according to a BBC Sport, underwent medicals at Premier League club Everton on Monday, an indication that his transfer from Belgian side KAS Eupen, is nearing completion but a fee oos yet unkown.
The striker who had a good run with Eupen scoring 22 goals in 38 games had been linked with Premier League clubs like Arsenal, West Ham United and Swansea .
Arsenal coach, Arsene Wenger later backed out of the race to sign the young Nigeria international , insisting he wanted to continue monitoring the striker .
With West Ham reportedly chasing Onyekuru's compatriot and Manchester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho, Everton are bent on signing the. KAS Eupen prolific striker.
Onyekuru, 20, will be Everton's third signing of the summer behind Jordan Pickford from Sunderland ($38.3 million) and Davy Klaassen from Ajax (25 million).Unblock the FIFA World Cup with ExpressVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN