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Super Eagles defender Ekong joins Udinese – Nigeria News



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Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has completed his move to Italian Club, Udinese from Bursaspor.

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The 24-year-old defender who represented Nigeria at the just concluded 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia signed an undisclosed contract with the Italian Club.

Udinese reportedly paid Bursaspor €3.3m for the defender who turns 25 years old next month.

In July 2017, Troost-Ekong signed for Turkish club Bursaspor of the Süper Lig he made 33 appearances for the Turkish club and score three goals.

Troost-Ekong was born in the Netherlands to a Nigerian father, and Dutch mother Eleanore Troost. He represented the Netherlands at under-19 and under-20 youth levels.