Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze says he wants to play in the Premier League

Chukwueze says he is looking out for a club that really wants him.

Samuel Chukwueze says a move to the Premier League is next for him (CAF)

Chukwueze caught the eyes in his breakout season for Villarreal with his talent and skillset and a couple of English clubs have continued to watch him. 

The 20-year-old wants the move but insists it must be to a club that really wants him. 

My ambition is to play in the Premier League, but I want to go to a club where I’m really wanted, where I will be a starting player,” the forward told Fast Track

Both the coach and club owner have to want me.”

Chukwueze burst into the scene in the 2018/2019 season with Villarreal. He scored eight goals in total and received critical praise for his performances. 

He scored one goal in six games to help the Super Eagles to a third-place finish at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt. 

This season he has two goals so far for Villarreal and was recently included in a 10-strong shortlist for the Kepa Trophy, which is the Ballon d’Or award for best performing player under the age of 21. 

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