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10 Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About Tyler Onyango



Since Everton FC signed a lucrative deal with a Kenyan betting firm dubbed Sportpesa, the Merseyside club plying in EPL has been a household name among Kenyan football lovers.

And interestingly, the club hosts a Kenyan too.

In July 2019, the club visited Kenya where they played a friendly with Kenyan side Kariobangi Sharks

We take a look at some of the interesting facts you need to know about Tyler Onyango who plays for Everton FC U18

  1. Tyler Onyango was born to a Kenyan parent and a British parent
  2. The 16 yer old was born on 4 March 2003 in  Luton, United Kingdom
  3. Onyango joined Everton academy at the age of only 8 years
  4. He is currently playing for England’s U18 side, where his massive development has been praised.
  5. Everton Under 18-coach Paul Tait described Onyango as a ‘machine’ due to his physicality on the pitch.
  6. He has been featured in 8 Premier League starts for the Under 18 category, netting 2 goals and assisting one goal
  7. Onyango is already an English national and plays as a Midfielder – Central Midfield for U18’s England
  8. Onyango admires Ex-Arsenal star Patrick Vieria, with Andre Gomes being his favourite player at the club
  9. Onyango signed a contract with Everton on 1st June 2019, even though the expiry of the contract is not yet known
  10. Onyango and his fellow Kenyan tribesman Liverpool’s striker Divock Origi are ‘small rivals’ on the pitch bearing the huge Merseyside rivalry between Everton and Liverpool FC



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