Genk Football Club Manager John Van Den Brom said the club is happy to tie Paul Onuachu to a new deal.
Genk reached an agreement with Paul Onuachu to extend his contract for one season on Monday.
The Nigerian international that has been linked with a transfer to another club will now remain with KRC Genk until mid-2024.
Speaking about the new deal, Van Den Brom said they are happy to have the former FC Midtjylland man at the Club.
“As a club, we are very proud to still have Paul Onuachu in our midst. Together we will do everything we can to achieve our ambitions.” He said
Onuachu debuted on September 1, 2019, and he scored 10 goals that season.
His second season was a huge success as he netted staggering 35 goals in all competitions to win the top scorer and Footballer of the Year award.
In the meantime, he has reached the milestone of 50 goals for Genk, including 42 in his last 51 games.