By Johnny Edward:
Nigeria U-20 international Samuel Chukuwueze and his entourage departed Abuja for Lisbon, Portugal on Sunday to formalise his switch to Portuguese club FC Porto, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
A source told Completesportsnigeria.com that Chukuwueze alongside his mother and Diamond Football Academy president Martin Agupo will fly out of the Nigeria on Sunday night aboard a KLM flight to sign a pre-contract with the FC Porto.
“Chukwueze is flying out to Portugal tonight accompanied by the owner of Diamond Academy and his mother to agree a contract with Porto,” a close source told Completesportsnigeria.com on Sunday.
However the details of the deal have not been disclosed.
The 2015 FIFA U-17 winner was reportedly due to join compatriot Kelechi Nwakali at Arsenal until talks fell through.