Top clubs show interest in Troost-Ekong following AFCON 2023 heroics for Nigeria


Super Eagles of Nigeria captain William Troost-Ekong according to reports has captured the attention of new clubs following his stellar and remarkable performance at AFCON 2023 so far.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria captain, William Troost-Ekong who is currently playing as a center-back for PAOK, a well-known club in the Greek Super League, and also competing in the UEFA Conference League, has recently grabbed the attention of some of the top-tier teams in the Saudi League. This was revealed by sports journalist, Fabrizio Romano, in a post on his social media platform where he stated that these teams are keeping a close eye on him as they are considering the possibility of bringing him to their league.

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Troost-Ekong has been a force to reckon with in the defense of the Super Eagles and as the captain of the squad. His excellent tackling ability, aerial strength, and leadership qualities have made him one of the most sought-after defenders in the current football market. The former Watford defender has been categorized as one of the stand-out players responsible for Nigeria's qualification to the finals of the competition.

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