Nigerian football players Alex Iwobi, Victor Osimhen, Samuel Chukwueze, Samuel Kalu and Henry Onyekuru have seen their market values drop significantly as the summer transfer window for 2021 reopens on July 1 and closes on August 31.
According to reports, Osimhen, who joined Napoli for €81.3m, saw his valuation drop (by 38.5 per cent) to €50m. The 22-year-old scored 10 goals and made three assists in 30 games across various competitions.
His compatriot, Alex Iwobi, who will be in his third season at Everton, also saw his valuation drop by 31.25 per cent from €32m to €22m.
The 24-year-old scored once in 30 appearances last season and has bagged four goals in 64 games since his debut for the Toffees.
Villarreal midfielder Chukwueze’s market value also dropped by 33.33 per cent from €30m to €20m, while Kalu’s valuation is now at €7m from €10m – a reduction of 30 per cent.
Onyekuru spent the final part of last season on loan at Galatasaray, and also saw his value crash down by 46.15 per cent (€13m to €7m).