Football Transfer: Etebo Set To Play In EPL, Joins Watford


Super Eagles midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo has signed for newly promoted English Premier side, Watford from Stoke City on a season-long loan.

Etebo, 25, signed for Stoke City just before the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

This is Etebo’s third loan move away from Stoke City having been sent on loan to Getafe in Spain and Galatasaray of Turkey.

A statement on the club’s website reads, “Watford FC is pleased to confirm the signing of Peter Etebo on a season-long loan from Stoke City, with an option to buy.

“The box-to-box midfielder, 25, is capped 38 times by Nigeria’s senior team, having previously turned out 19 times for the Super Eagles’ Under-23s.

“Since joining the Potters in June 2018, Etebo has also spent time on loan at Getafe and Galatasaray, appearing in the Europa League for the latter.”

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