Super Eagles striker to earn N925M at Al Ain

Emmanuel Emenike will be paid a whooping sum of N925m during his one-year-load deal at Al Ain


Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike will be earning almost a billion Naira from his loan deal with UAE side, Al Ain.

The striker has completed his loan move to the club from Turkish giants Fenerbache.

The 28-year-old has been brought in from the club to replaces Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan who undefinedside Shanghai SIPG.

Emmanuel Emenike will earn N925 million (€3.7 million) for his one year loan at the Dubai club, the deal includes an option for Al Ain to buy Emenike at the end of the loan.

"This is a big club with high expectations and I promise to give my best," Emenike told BBC Sport.

"It is true that [Asamoah] Gyan has done a remarkable job here so I understand there will be expectations.

"But I also want to succeed alongside the fantastic players here and win trophies because that is what the club is all about.

"On a personal note this is a fresh challenge that I need in my career and I hope to make a great contribution at Al Ain.

Emenike who scored 4 league goals in 27 matches last season for Fenerbahce.


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