Villarreal’s Nigerian winger Samuel Chukwueze is attracting interest from English Premier League teams according to his agent Johnny Ogbah reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Chukwueze’s contract is currently due to expire at the end of the season.
The 19-year-old has been a part of the first team at the La Liga side since September, with four goals being scored from 12 outings in all competitions.
Villarreal are keen to extend the player’s contract and insert a large release clause, amid interests from England Ogbah stated.
“Many clubs are interested in signing Samu, but we will have a clearer idea of it in the New Year,” Ogbah told CastellonInformationa, A Spanish newspaper based in Villarreal.
“Of course Villarreal is interested in renewing his contract. A Premier League club has shown a lot of interest.”
Chukwueze was called up to Nigeria’s senior squad in November for their 2019 African Cup Of Nations qualifier against South Africa bit was an unused substitute.
He later made his debut for the Three-time African Champions in an international friendly against Uganda which ended goalless at the Stephen Keshi stadium in Asaba Delta State.