Afolami Onanuga, midfielder - Liverpool FC
Afolami Onanuga is a box-to-box central midfield player who made his Liverpool FC U18s debut as an U16 player during 2022-23.
Known as 'Fola', he will be a first-year scholar with the U18s in 2023-24 and signed his first professional contract with the club in November 2023.
He has a great engine and is also capable of scoring goals like his brilliant strike in the 4-0 away win at Newcastle United towards the end of 2022-23.
Fola came to the Academy as an U11 player having been spotted playing grassroots football in Manchester by Academy scout Ricky Heywood.
Date of birth
1 September 2006