Scottish Premiership club Hibernian are in talks with Manchester City about signing pacy Ghanaian winger Thomas Agyepong, City Watch has learned
Agyepong, a lightning-fast winger who excels in one-on-one situations, impressed when given the chance at NAC but was hampered by injuries. He made 12 appearances in the Eredivisie last season, totalling 446 minutes.
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Hibs are now in advanced talks to sign Agyepong, most likely on a loan deal although the full details are not yet known.
The Scottish club took Brandon Barker on loan from City last season with the young English winger making a good impression in his 22 league appearances.
Neil Lennon had hoped to re-sign Barker, but he is expected to join a different club, and City Watch understands Hull City are one of those with a serious interest in the 21-year-old Mancunian.
Instead, Hibs are poised to land Agyepong, a raw talent with good potential who joined Manchester City in 2015 from Ghana’s Right to Dream Academy.