Super Eagles Star Chukwueze in Contact With Premier League Clubs Over €80M Transfer This Summer

Super Eagles Star Chukwueze in Contact With Premier League Clubs Over €80M Transfer This Summer

- Samuel Chukwueze has been tipped to leave Villarreal this summer

- The 22-year-old is wanted by a number of Premier League clubs including Liverpool and Chelsea

- However, the Spanish League outfit has an €80m release clause on the winger's current deal

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Nigerian forward Samuel Chukwueze could be on his way to the Premier League in a deal valued at around €80 million this summer.

The 22-year-old winger was impressive for Villarreal this season - scoring five goals and assisting eight others in 40 appearances.

He has also been inspirational for the Yellow Submarines as they set up a date with Manchester United in the final of the Europa League this weekend.

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Sources however reveal that the former youth international has been in contact with top EPL clubs while others from elite European leagues are also interested in him.

Nigerian star in contact with Premier League clubs over mega move valued around €80m this summer
Nigerian star Samuel Chukwueze dazzling for Villarreal against Arsenal in the Europa League. Photo by Shaun Botterill
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According to CaughtOffside and Give Me Sport, Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United are battling for the attacker's signature.

The source revealed that Chukwueze is 'happy' at his current club, he would 'definitely consider' leaving as long as the right opportunity comes that makes sense for him and the club.

Meanwhile, with an €80 million release clause attached to his current deal which expires in 2023, Villarreal may not entertain any offer lesser than that for the enterprising youngster.

Reports claim Liverpool might be planning to replace Sadio Mane with the Nigeria international while he could take the place of Hakim Ziyech, Christian Pulisic and Callum Hudson-Odoi at Chelsea.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Nigerian international Samuel Chukwueze has posed with his new blonde hairstyle which has got his followers buzzing across social media.

The Villarreal of Spain winger also flashed an exotic Mercedes Benz C300 car worth between N140million and N160million.

This ride is designed specifically for sports stars and is acclaimed for its sporting soul, impeccably detailed cabin and class-leading innovation.

Source: Sports Brief News

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