Super Eagles Defender Troost-Ekong Selected In Team Of The Week In Belgium

Posted on Apr 30 2017 - 10:15am by admin

tremendous Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has been rewarded with a workforce of the week selection following his effective efficiency for Gent in their 2-zero win over Zulte-Waregem.

Troost-Ekong was chosen with the aid of respected Belgian sports activities website as one of the most very best eleven players within the league after the conclusion of the closing spherical of games, which was within the Belgium play-off.


As pronounced by, the Nigerian was once a late inclusion in the starting line up for the game, after a participant pulled up injured during the warm up short while to the start of the sport.

despite his late inclusion, the 23 year outdated settled into the game nicely and used to be very pivotal within the easy sheet kept via his team, as he kept feared marksman Mbaye Leye quiet for your entire length of the game.

Ekong has been sparingly used given that getting back from an 18 months mortgage spell with FK Haugesund in Norway in January. His latest efficiency on the other hand suggest he still has a future at the club he joined two years in the past.

he is anticipated to renew his “Oyibo Wall” partnership with Leon Balogun when the super Eagles play their first competitive sport of the 12 months in opposition to South Africa in June within the AFCON 2019 Qualifiers.

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