Legendary former Nigeria midfielder and captain, Austin Okocha, says it will likely be a welcome choice if Tremendous Eagles ahead, Kelechi Iheanacho departs Manchester Metropolis.
Iheanacho has been touted to go away Manchester Metropolis earlier than the beginning of the brand new season with Leicester Metropolis set to signal the teenager.
The 20-year-old who boasts of one of the best goals-to-minutes ratio of any participant to have scored 10 or extra objectives within the Premier League (scoring 12 objectives in 1,278 minutes over the previous two seasons), noticed little enjoying time below Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola final season, therefore the experiences about his deliberate transfer.
Commenting on Iheanacho's present state of affairs at Metropolis, Okocha who’s at present representing Nigeria on the Star Sixes soccer event in London, posited that Iheanacho wants a membership the place he can be an everyday.
"He has come of that age when he wants common first-team video games," Okocha advised ESPN.
"It is going to be a greater choice for him to go someplace the place he can play week in, week out. I feel it's an incredible choice for him to maneuver out of Manchester Metropolis this season.
"You by no means know (if he is usually a 20-goal striker) till he begins enjoying often," he stated. "That's each participant's dream, to be a starter. Hopefully, he’ll have the ability to present he has what it takes to be a starter in any workforce."