On loan Arsenal midfielder Kelechi Nwakali has stepped up from the B team of FC Porto to the main team after a string of impressive performances for the B team in pre season games.
Nwakali trained with the first team of the Portuguese side yesterday and there are even suggestions that he might make the bench for the main team for their league opener this weekend.
Signed on loan from Arsenal to the B team of the Portuguese giants, he made himself an option for the first team after scoring and bagging an assist in the two consecutive pre season games he played for the B team.
Spotted in training with the first team, Super Eagles World Cup 2018 defender Chidozie Awaziem was also among the group of players who were put through their paces by the coach of the team Sergio Conceicao.
The other Nigerian at the club Musa Yahaya played for the B team in a pre season game, same day the aforementioned duo of Nwakali and Awaziem trained with the first team.