BUNDESLIGA - Union Berlin landing Awoniyi from Liverpool
As reported in German media, Union Berlin are about to sign Nigerian U23 international striker Taiwo Awoniyi, on a record transfer fee for Bundesliga side. Turning 24 on August 12, the 1997-born hitman, meant to leave Liverpool on a permanent move this time. Awoniyi used to play for Union Berlin throughout latest season as well.
Still on a deal with Reds until June 2023, KOP alumni used to play also for Gent, Royal Mouscron, Mainz 05, FSV Frankfurt, and NEC Nijmegen. Besides, Awoniyi was tracked by Wolfsburg, Stuttgart, Anderlecht, West Bromwich Albion, Fulham, and Stoke City. The player is about to undergo medical tests for Die Eisernen.