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Liverpool join race to sign Nigerian attacker Samuel Chukwueze

Super Eagles and Villareal winger, Samuel Chukwueze is attracting plenty of interest from Premier League sides as Liverpool joins the race to sign him, during the January transfer.

After pulling off the first big move of the winter transfer window with the signing of PSV eindhoven’s Cody Gakpo, the Liverpool Reds are preparing to hit the trail of another center-forward.

The one now targeted by the Mersey side club is none other than Samuel Chukwueze.

Chukwueze could become Villarreal’s record sale if Premier League sides splash their €50 million asking price.

Among the suitors for the pacey winger is Aston Villa with his former boss, Unai Emery interested in bringing Chukwueze to the Premier League.

Chukwueze has scored five goals and registered six assists in 23 appearances across all competitions this season.

Writing by Fany Olumoye; Editing by Abdullahi Lamino