Known in vast West African nation as John Ike Ibeh, the player who has being assessed at Naturena is also known as ‘Victor’ Ibeh and has travelled extensively.
KickOff.com has established that the 22-year-old, who also holds Spanish citizen, was last at Romania’s UT Arad, who were relegated to that country’s Second Division at the end of last season.
Ibeh, who played in the midfield last season, scored only one goal for his club but had a clean record, not picking up a single card.
The forward, who is physically stocky like Torrealba, is being touted as a good finisher and is on record as having played for Hapoel Tel Aviv in Israel.
Unconfirmed reports have it that Ibeh has already signed a three-year deal and will be unveiled as soon as his papers arrive.