Leganes permanent deal excites Omeruo

Leganes permanent deal excites Omeruo

Nigerian defender Kenneth Omeruo has expressed his excitement after joining La Liga outfit Leganes on a permanent deal.

Omeruo played last season at Leganes on loan from Chelsea and made 31 appearances in all competitions.

The 25-year-old finally signed a permanent deal believed to be worth £4.5m that will keep him at CD Leganes for the next five years.

“Am so happy to be Joining a team that helped me grow so much last season.. I can’t wait to start and help this team achieve greatness .. Vamos @cdleganes 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾 @ Madrid, Spain,”Omeruo posted on his intagram page.

Omeruo was part of the Super Eagles squad that won bronze at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

He signed for Chelsea in 2012 after leaving Belgian side Standard Liege, and subsequently spent time on loan in the Netherlands, Turkey, Spain and with Championship side Middlesbrough.