Liverpool signs Taiwo awoniyi, loans him to frankfurt
Liverpool have signedflying eagles striker Taiwo Awoniyi, but have immediately sent him out on a season-long loan to 2 Bundesliga side FSV Frankfurt on loan. .
Awoniyi has previously represented Imperial Soccer Academy in Nigeria and we understand the fee is around £400k.
He told Liverpoolfc.com: “This is the biggest club in the world and I’m privileged to be here.
“I’ll try to develop myself very well so that when I come back to Liverpool I’ll be able to add value to the team.
“When I’m in the red shirt, I will always give my very best to make the fans happy.”
The striker is a regular for Nigeria’s youth teams and currently represents their U23 side, who are aiming to qualify for next year’s Olympic Games.
He has also played for the Super Eagles at the U17 and U20 World Cups and earned a call-up for the senior Nigeria squad in 2013.