Troost-Ekong reacts after signing new contract with Udinese

Naija Players Abroad By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 06/11/2019

Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has reacted after signing a new four years contract until 2023 with the Serie A outfit Udinese.

The 26-year-old Nigeria international joined Italian Serie A club on 17 August 2018 from Turkish side Bursaspor where he has gone and featured 45 times for the White and Blacks and two goals and contributing to the third-place reached for Gernot Rohr men in the Africa Cup of Nations last summer.

Troost-Ekong took to his official social media with joy and happiness after penning a contract extension Udinese after Inter Milan transfer target Rodrigo de Paul signed a new contract also.

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Very happy with my renewal. Thanks to Udinese for the confidence, the hard work continues! #ForzaUdinese ⚫️⚪️

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Troost-Ekong started his career with Tottenham Hotspurs before moving to Fulham and later played for Groningen, Dordrecht (loan), Gent, Haugesund (loan), Bursaspor and Udinese.

The Netherlands-born hope to featured in Udinese Serie A clash against SPAL on Sunday before flying to Nigeria for the upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers encounter with Benin Republic and Sierra Leone.