MONTREAL (AP) - Nigerian striker Orji Okwonkwo has been loaned to Major League Soccer’s Montreal Impact for the 2019 season by the Italian club Bologna.
The 21-year-old joined Bologna from Nigeria’s Abuja and has three goals in 27 Serie A games. He played five games for Nigeria’s title-winning team at the 2015 Under-17 World Cup.
Montreal announced the move Tuesday.
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