Expressng.com | Top 8 Facts about Nigerian Striker Henry Onyekuru Who just joined Arsenal for £7 million

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Arsene Wenger has landed Nigerian striker Henry Onyekuru for a reported £6.8 million from Belgian top division club KAS Eupen. See top 8 facts about the Nigerian teenager you need to know.

Henry Chukwuemeka Onyekuru is a Nigerian footballer, born 5 June 1997 in Onitsha, Nigeria.

He began his football career with the Aspire Academy in 2010.

After his graduation from Aspire Academy in 2015, he joined their partner club, K.A.S. Eupen.

Onyekuru made his debut for Eupen on 5 September 2015 in a 2-2 tie against K.F.C. Dessel Sport in the Belgian Second Division.

Onyekuru helped the team get promoted to the Belgian First Division A in his debut season, and made his professional debut in a 3-0 loss on 30 July 2016 against S.V. Zulte Waregem.

After a successful season in the Belgium first division, Onyekuru finished as one of the top scorers in the league, catching the attention of various larger teams in Europe.

He finished the 2016–17 season as joint top-scorer with 22 goals, but the trophy was handed to Łukasz Teodorczyk as he scored more away goals than Onyekuru.

Arsene Wenger signed Henry Onyekuru for a reported £6.8 million from Belgian top division club KAS Eupen.



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