Monaco’s thrilling younger Nigerian striker Henry Onyekuru is to spend the remainder of the season on mortgage at Galatasaray, the Ligue 1 membership introduced on Sunday.
It would be the 22-year-old’s second mortgage spell in Turkey as he shone for Galatasaray final season when he was nonetheless at English membership Everton.
He scored 14 targets in 35 appearances for Galatasaray who went on to win the Turkish championship.
Monaco, who signed the Nigerian for 17 million euros through the summer season, haven’t included an ‘option to buy’ clause within the mortgage, suggesting that Onyekuru stays part of their long-term technique.
Since his arrival within the principality, Onyekuru, who joined Monaco on a five-year deal, figured in simply 4 matches below Leonardo Jardim who was sacked simply after Christmas and changed by ex-Spain boss Roberto Moreno.
He hasn’t performed in Ligue 1 since September 29.