As many as ten Nigerian gamers are expected to join teams in Belgium this summer season ahead of the start of next season, Owngoalnigeria.com Daniel Martins is aware.
Already some deals are as excellent as carried out barring any ultimate minute change of plans, even if best that of Dennis Bonaventure to club Brugge has been introduced formally.
Former Nigeria U-20 captain Abduljelil Ajagun is few small print away from joining Kortrijk from Dutch facet Roda JC, the place he spent the season on mortgage from Greek giants Panathinaikos.
HNK Rijeka 20 year outdated Nigerian ahead Theophilus Solomon has also agreed a deal in concept to join Lokeren from the Croatian aspect after a successful spell on mortgage to Istra. He scored eight objectives in the not too long ago concluded Crotian league despite taking part in as a winger.
His deal shall be introduced when Rijeka and Lokeren agree on a swap deal so that it will see a participant from Lokeren shifting to the just lately crown Croatian league champions whereas Solomon goes the wrong way.
Already Gent have secured the products and services of promising Nigerian proper again Rueben Yem from Golden Boot Soccer Academy (GBS) in Jos. He was once signed alongside Tony Ikedi who was once instantly loaned out to FK Haugesund of Norway.
Rueben will alternatively struggle for a shirt in the principle workforce of Gent next season, as he has been pencilled down for pre season action the place his performances will resolve if he will get a chance with the primary group or loaned out.
As many as seven gamers are additionally set for trials with more than a few Belgium teams, principally gamers from the Nigeria U-20 group that did not qualify for the continuing World adolescence Championship, as a result of their failure to make it to the African formative years Championship.