Villarreal of Spain winger, Samuel Chukwueze has gleefully exhibited his brand new Ferrari car, worth an equivalent of N98m, as the 20-year-old lad continues reaping from his escalating value with club and country.
In only his second full season in La Liga, Chukwueze has been rated very high and is already cited as one of Europe’s most exciting young talents, as heis skills have put him firmly on the radar of the continent’s elite clubs, and he is smiling to the bank in a big way.
To confirm his escalating wealth, Chukwueze, who has also attracted transfer interest from Liverpool of England, took to social media to show off his new buy, which he hinted he went for as part of his celebrations of The Yellow Submarine’s 3-0 win over Kenneth Omeruo’s Leganes in a Liga Matchday 4 encounter at Estadio Municipal de Butarque.
The 2019 AFCON debutant, goals scorer, man of the match in the quarter-finals against South Africa and eventual bronze medalist is now among players that own Ferrari cars, marking him in the ranks alongside Arsenal’s Gabonese striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
It is another rise in value for the 21-year-old native of Abia State was on July 30 cited by Union of European Football Association (UEFA) as one of the 50 most promising youngsters to watch in the round leather game across the world, with an estimated worth of about $33m.
Chukwueze, who was part of Nigeria’s winning Golden Eaglets’ squad at Chile 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup, has scored five goals in 26 appearances since joining Villarreal in 2018, and he will surely aim for another this Saturday, when his side host Real Valladolid.