Portuguese side Boavista snap up Ghana U-20 star Toku

Emmanuel Toku
The 18-year-old is set to continue his career with Os Axadrezados after completing a switch from local outfit Cheetah FC

Ghana U-20 star Emmanuel Toku has sealed a transfer to Portuguese side Boavista, the club have announced. 

The attacker joins Os Axadrezados on a one-and-a-half-year deal from Ghanaian side Cheetah FC after playing at the recent Africa U-20 Cup of Nations in Niger.

He also featured for Ghana at the 2017 Africa U-17 Cup of Nations in Gabon and World Cup in India

"Emmanuel Toku has signed a one-and-a-half-year contract with Boavista," the Portuguese club have announced. 

"Emmanuel Toku, a Ghana international at under-20 and under-17 levels, and is only 18, is a Boavista bet for next season."

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At the U-17 Afcon two years ago, Toku netted two goals to help Ghana reach the final. 

At the World Cup, he scored once, the last of Ghana's goals in the 4-0 triumph over India in the final group game. 

This year at the U-20 Afcon, the play-maker featured twice for the Black Satellites.