Galatasaray, Everton open contract talks on Onyekuru
By Sampson Adedeji
After a successful loan spell in the Turkey Super Lig with Galatasaray last season, the current Turkey champions has opened a contract negotiations with English Premier league side Everton FC on Nigeria’s Super Eagles striker Henry Onyekuru, BSNSports.com.ng report.
The Tofees loaned the fast paced forward to the Blood and Gold last season after he returned from the Belgium Jupiler league side Anderlecht.
And after a staggering start, Onyekuru played an active role in Galatasaray’s domestic double triumph where netted 16 goals for the club.
The reports on Monday afternoon from the camp of Turkey side indicated the club has decided to opened a discussion with Everton on either a permanent acquisition or another loan deal.
Despite securing the services of Ivorian international winger Jean Micheal Seri from Fulham FC, the club hierarchy still believes Onyekuru services will still be required as the club will be campaigning in UEFA champions league and also on the domestic scene.
Onyekuru is still in Nigeria enjoying his honeymoon after he tied a nuptial knot with his longtime girlfriend Esty in the Benin City last weekend.