Super Eagles new poster boy, Samuel Chukwueze has continued to make the headlines in Spain after he was named as Villarreal’s most outstanding youngster following his scintillating performance in the 2018/2019 season with the Yellow Submarines, reports. 


In a ceremony on Tuesday, the Nigerian received the Peña Pardals Grocs Awards for the breakthrough player for the 2018/2019 season with Santi Carzola named the best player whilst Cameroon’s Karl Toko Ekambi was named the top scorer. 


The 20-year-old took the Spanish game by storm last season, producing series of eye catching performances notably against top team Barcelona and Real Madrid which drew plenty of recommendations and likeness to Dutch great Arjen Robben. 


Chukwueze made his debut against Rangers in September last year in the Europa League, going on to make 37 more appearances and netting 8 times in the process.