Scouts of English Premier League clubs Everton and West Bromwich Albion have landed in Belgrade to watch Ghana forward Richmond Boakye in Red Star Belgrade Europa League Group I game against Cologne.
Boakye has been on Fire for Zvezda both in the domestic league and in Europe netting a total of 42 goals in the 2017 Calendar year.
The Ghanaian has attracted interest from clubs such as Celtic, Anderlecht, Borussia Monchengladbach and Crystal Palace with the latest clubs joining the race for his signature being Everton and West Brom.
Serbian Newspaper Informer reports that scouts of Everton and West Brom are already in the Serbian capital and they will watch Boakye against Cologne.
Everton are looking for a striker to augment the effort of Wayne Rooney whilst West Brom have been poor up front since the saleof Saido Berahino two seasons ago and both have set their sights on Boakye.
Red Star Belgrade have already putting a 10 Million Euros proce tag on their clinical finisher.
By: Edmund Okai Gyimah