Henry Onyekuru scored twice for Anderlecht

Barcelona have been scouting highly-rated Nigerian forward Henry Onyekuru, who is currently on loan at Anderlecht from Everton, reports.

The 20-year-old has netted eight times for the Belgian champions this season after joining the club on loan following Everton’s €8m deal this summer.

The Blaugrana are leading the race for the Nigerian international who is interesting a number of clubs.

The Catalan giants reportedly sent scouts to Anderlecht’s clash with Bayern Munich on Wednesday night to report back on the striker.

Onyekuru’s fine form has seen him win three caps for Nigeria after making his international debut in June.