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‘Happy to return home’ — Onyekuru rejoins Galatasaray on loan from Monaco

Super Eagles forward, Henry Onyekuru has returned to Turkish Super Lig club, Galatasaray on a six-month loan deal from French club, AS Monaco.

The 22-year-old spent last season on loan with the Turkish side and scored 14 goals in 31 league appearances, before signing for Monaco as Galatasaray failed to sign him on a permanent deal from Everton.

But Onyekuru could not secure regular playing time at the French Ligue 1 side, having made just four league appearances since the start of the season.

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”I am very happy to return to my home,” the forward said to the club website.

“This is my home. I hope we’il be champions. I am very pleased and excited to be here.”

Onyekuru who has started training with his new teammates will wear jersey number 40 at the club.

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