during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers Nigeria Training on Sep,1st,2015 at National Stadium,Abuja © Kabiru Abubakar/Backpagepix



Super Eagles’ defender, William Troost-Ekong was superb for Belgian top side, KAA Gent in a Match Day 23 game away against Lokeren in the Jupiler League.

Ekong was on from start to finish, even as he put up a scintillating display which helped his team secure a point as the game ended goalless. Gent currently sit 6th on the log.

Another Nigerian, Samuel Kalu also featured for the former Belgian champions when he was introduced at the beginning of the second half when he came on for Brecht Dejaghere.

Meanwhile, Eagles’ duo of Moses Simon and Anderson Esiti were unused substitutes for the entire duration of the game.

Five Nigerians are currently signed up by KAA Gent and they are: Anderson Esiti, Rabiu Ibrahim, Moses Simon, Samuel Kalu and William Troost-Ekong.


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