Premier League club, Wolverhampton Wanderers also known as Wolves have officially signed Nigerian midfielder, Owen Otasowie on a two-and-a-half-year deal.

18-years-old Otasowie who was previously signed to Molineux could remain there till 2022-2023 season if Wolves choose to explore further options for another year.

“Over the past months, I think it is clear to see that Owen has the potential to be a very good player and we have been pleased with his recent attitude and application,” Wolves Sporting director Kevin Thelwell said.

“He’s a player who has recognised the importance of being professional, working hard, and with all the technical ability and physical potential he has, it’s now starting to come to fruition.

“We hope Owen can maintain his recent progress to continue to grow into another Academy graduate that will challenge for first-team football both now and in the future.”

According to allnigeriasoccer.com, Otasowie made his professional debut against Besiktas in a Europa League game last month and was a non-playing substitute for Premier League meetings against Sheffield United, Liverpool and Watford, and the visit to Sporting de Braga.