Spanish Club giants Atletico Madrid are interested in signing Nigeria winger Samuel Chukuweze from Villarreal this summer.


Nigerian Starlet, who has scored three goals and recorded four assists for Villarreal this season has been wanted by numbers of top European sides.

English clubs Chelsea and Liverpool are among the two clubs, who are also interested in the the 21-year-old.

The prolific winger came into Villarreal’s first team last season and was voted the club’s young player of the year at the end of the campaign.

According to Mundo Deportivo, Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone believes Chukwueze will fit perfectly into his club.


Chukwueze will look to further prove himself worth bidding for  when Villarreal take on Barcelona at the El Madrigal stadium on Sunday.

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