Ogbuke Transfer Back On?
Lyn Oslo striking starlet Chinedu Ogbuke could be on his way to the Premiership, with Arsenal, United Chelsea and Liverpool all rumoured to be interested in the youngster.
Ogbuke had sealed a transfer to Lokomotiv Moscow last month but it has since fallen through for reasons unknown.
It is thought that the 21-year-old striker could face some issues obtaining a work permit for a move to England. The words 'feeder` and 'club` spring to mind!
His manager, and former Manchester United defender Henning Berg says that his player is good enough for the premiership: 'Edu is good enough to play in the Premier League, I know that.
'The question is which club in the Premier League. There is bigger competition between these clubs than others.
'He has got permission to check if other clubs show interest during January.
'In case he is not sold during January, he will stay with us.'
He also believes that Manchester United will not follow up their previous interest in him: 'I know they have seen him earlier in the autumn.
'But I don't think it is likely now that they have brought in Henrik Larsson.
Arsene Wenger has claimed that he will not be signing anyone but the imminent departures of Anthony Stokes and Arturo Lupoli could tempt Wenger to make a move for the forward.
Watch this space…