Super Eagles striker Taiwo Awoniyi has been named in Liverpool’s 34-man squad for their Austrian pre-season camp scheduled to start next week Monday. The who was linked with a move to English SkyBet Championship side Stoke City have now been given a chance to prove himself in the Liverpool squad.
Taiwo Awoniyi is yet to make an appearance for the English Premier League side since his arrival at the club, now is the time for him to prove himself to the manager. The Nigerian joined the Reds from Imperial Academy in 2015 after an impressive display in the FIFA U-17, which the Golden Eaglets of won, was loaned out upon his arrival at the club.
The Nigeria international has been linked with a number of clubs in England, with Stoke City and West Ham United among his suitors. The young forward impressed on loan at Bundesliga club Hertha Berlin last season. He will now join the likes of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Virgil van Dijk and new signing Ibrahim Konate.
Full List of the Liverpool 34-man List for Preseason
Entire squad: James Milner, Adrian, Ben Davies, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ibrahima Konate, Joel Matip, Nat Phillips, Divock Origi, Ben Woodburn, Rhys Williams, Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Kostas Tsimikas, Caoimhin Kelleher, Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah, Naby Keita, Curtis Jones, Taiwo Awoniyi, Marko Grujic, Harvey Elliott, Loris Karius, Takumi Minamino, Jake Cain, Leighton Clarkson, Marcelo Pitaluga, Harvey Davies, Billy Koumetio, Owen Beck, Kaide Gordon, Mateusz Musialowski, Tyler Morton, Conor Bradley.