Chelsea set to promote Nigerian Youth Player


Since the arrival of Frank Lampard last year August, the Englishman has continued to believe in youths, and it has paid off so far, as Chelsea sit fourth on the league despite not making a single signing.

The left-footed midfielder is set to join the senior team, after Lampard’s accessment of the player, an he is considered one of the top talents at the academy.

Uwakwe is desperate for first team football and was offered to French club Lyon last summer but nothing came out of it.

Uwakwe originally joined Chelsea as an U9 and has progressed through the age groups at the Academy.