Super Eagles star makes Serie A Team of the Week

Naija Players Abroad By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 22/10/2019

Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has been named in Serie A team of the week after the latest round of games in the Italian league.

The 26-year-old center-back was on also parade for the entire duration of the encounter for the Igor Tudor’s side after he picked up an impressive performance in Udinese’s 1-0 home win against Ola Aina’s Torino Sunday with Nigerian descent Stefano Okaka scored the winning goal in the 41st minute at Dacia Arena on

Troost-Ekong has made five clearances, blocked four shots, made one interception, won one aerial ball and made three tackles as he kept a clean sheet for the White and Blacks in the week of the Serie A fixtures.

Super Eagles vice-captain has featured six times for Udinese this season and It is the second time the center-back will Team of the Week which is deployed in the usual 3-4-3 formation!