20 year-old ‘Nigerian Ronaldo’ to cost Liverpool 15m pounds
A 20-year-old Nigerian player, Moses Simon is reportedly attracting huge interest from the duo of the English clubs, Liverpool and Tottenham over his unique football pace and dribbles.
The Nigerian prodigy, who presently plays for the Belgian side, Genk has been dubbed ‘the Nigerian Ronaldo’ in view of his identical football style with the Portuguese.
But the two clubs, according to Britain’s Express, have been told to line up a whooping 15 millin pounds if they are to secure the services of the young player.
Simon’s overall seven goals in 17 appearances last season saw him played a pivotal role in helping his side clinched their first ever Belgian Pro League title last season.
His club exploits has seen the winger ascend to the senior fold within the Nigeria set-up, having previously represented the U20s on four occasions. He already boasts two goals and six caps following his Super Eagles debut in March.