Junior Ajayi (far left) celebrates a goal for 3SC
Tuesday Aug 11, 2015. 10:51
Nigeria U23 striker Junior Ajayi is in Tunis to discuss a transfer to Esperance, according to reports out of the North African country.
According to E-S-Tunis.com, the Shooting Stars striker has arrived Tunis along with his agent to discuss terms with Esperance, who already have Nigeria stars Emem Eduok and Bernard Bulbwa.
Junior Ajayi is the leading scorer of the Nigeria Olympic team and scored the brace which qualified the country to the 2015 Africa U23 Cup of Nations which will be played in Senegal in November.
Interestingly, Ajayi has been considered by coach Samson Siasia ahead of Taiwo Awoniyi, who has been a long-term target of Esperance.
The player is reportedly managed by the owner of Nationwide League club 36 Lion of Lagos.