Paul Onuachu Joins KRC Genk For €7m In 5-Year Deal
23 August 2019 Sport
Paul Onuachu joins Belgian champions KRC Genk for €7m for the next five year.
The 25-year-old completed a summer move from Danish side FC Midtjylland.
Onuachu will also play alongside Nigerian striker Stephen Odey who also joined this summer Paul Onuachu has finally completed a summer move from Danish side FC Midtjylland, to Belgium champions KRC Genk.
The lanky Super Eagles striker signed for a fee reported to be around €7million for the next five years.
Onuachu is expected to play for the Juplier side in the 2019-20 Champions League season when it commences in September.
He made his debut for Nigeria in an international friendly against the Pharaoh’s of Egypt at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba last March.
The Nigerian international cemented his call up with a brilliant goal in the opening 20 seconds of the match.
Onuachu will be playing alongside another Nigerian striker Stephen Odey, who also made a summer move from Swiss side, FC Zurich.
Onuachu will be looking to prove that his 74 goals in 181 appearances for Danish side Midtjylland was not a fluke when he begins his career in Belgium.
He was part of the Super Eagles squad that won bronze at the just concluded AFCON 2019 tournament in Egypt.