20 year-old ‘Nige­rian Ron­aldo’ to cost Liver­pool 15m pounds

Daily Trust - - YOUTHVILLE -

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.

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