Montreal Impact sign 21-year-old Nigerian forward Orji Okonkwo

Orji Okonkwo

Major League Soccer team the Montreal Impact have signed 21-year-old Nigerian forward Orji Okonkwo on loan from Italian side Bologna FC 1909 for the 2019 season

Okonkwo scored three goals in 27 Serie A appearances (four starts) with Bologna since joining from Nigerian outfit FC Abuja in 2016.

The Forward who spent the second half of last season on loan in Serie B with Brescia, scoring once in 13 matches (four starts) will arrive at the club today (Wednesday).

Okwonkwo was part of the Nigeria U17 team that won the U17 World Cup, where he played in five games and scored once.