OVERVIEW OF: Anderlecht Interested In Maduka Okoye
Belgian Pro League club Anderlecht are interested in Sparta Rotterdam goalkeepeer Maduka Okoye, NK Media reports.
Okoye caught the eye last season following a number of impressive displays for Eredivisie club Sparta Rotterdam.
The Nigeria international, who only linked up with Sparta Rotterdam last summer after severing ties with Bundesliga outfit Fortuna Dusseldorf and was named the club’s player of the season.
Anderlecht, according to RP Online is looking for a replacement for Hendrik Van Crombrugge who is expected to leave the club this summer.
The club’s scouting team has reportedly monitored the 21-year-old and sees him as the ideal replacement for Croumbrugge.
The transfer fee could however be the stumbling block as Sparta Rotterdam is expected to demand around €5m for the young goalkeeper.
AZ Alkmaar, Bournemouth, and Stade Reims are the other clubs interested in Okoye.