Former Arsenal Striker, Alex Iwobi Becomes Most Expensive Nigerian Footballer Ever

Alex Iwobi
Nigerian top footballer, Alex Iwobi has become the costliest footballer in the country's history following his transfer deadline-day move from Arsenal to Everton.
According to the news, Alex Iwobi has agreed a five-year contract with the Walton based English professional football club, in a deal worth €43million on Thursday.

The 23-year-old overtakes Super Eagles team-mate, Kelechi Iheanacho, who cost Leicester City 25million when he arrive from Manchester City.

The list features some of Nigeria’s present and past players, with names like Odion Ighalo, Yakubu Aiyegbeni and Austin Jay Jay Okocha.

Top 12 most expensive Nigerian players:

1. Alex Iwobi, Arsenal to Everton (€43million)
2. Kelechi Iheanacho, Manchester City to Leicester City (€27.7million)
3. Odion Ighalo, Watford to Changchun Yatai (€23.3million)
4. John Obi Mikel, Lyn Oslo to Chelsea (€20million)
5. Ahmed Musa, CSKA Moscow to Leicester (€19.5million)
6. Wilfred Ndidi, RC Genk to Leicester (€17.6million)
7. Yakubu Aiyegbeni, Middlesborough to Everton (€16.5million)
8. Obafemi Martins, Inter Milan to Newcastle (€16million)
9. Emmanuel Emenike, Spartak Moscow to Fenerbahce (€13million)
10. Austin Okocha, Fenerbache to PSG (€12.4million)
11. Victor Osimhen, Charleroi to OSC Lille (€12million)
12. Victor Moses, Wigan to Chelsea (€11.5million)

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