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13 Sep
William Troost-Ekong says it was an honour to lead out his Watford teammates in last weekend’s Premier League encounter against Wolverhampton Wanderers. The Nigeria international and Super Eagles vice-captain, who only joined the Hornets from Serie A club Udinese last summer, was handed the armband in his side’s 2-0 defeat at Vicarage Road. Despite the…
30 Aug
Super Eagles Captain, Ahmed Musa, William-Troost Ekong, Alex: Iwobi, and other players listed for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Lone Stars of Liberia are expected to arrive in Lagos today...
19 Jan
Except the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Coach Gernot Rohr decide to camp the Super Eagles in Benin Republic for one week ahead of the Cameroon 2022 AFCON qualifier against the Squirrels...
5 Oct 2020
Donald Trump and Joe Biden’s first debate in the US presidential election set a bad example for my children – let alone Nigerian democracy. If nothing else, the debate – described as “a national humiliation” and “an hour and a half of insults” – proved that we in Naija do not have the monopoly on…
1 Oct 2020
New Watford signing, William Troost-Ekong, says he spoke to three former Hornets players at Udinese ahead of his switch to Hertfordshire. The Super Eagles defender became Vladimir Ivic’s latest recruit on Tuesday evening, signing a five-year contract at Vicarage Road. The 27-year-old center-back says he spoke with three players very familiar with Watford fans -…
21 Sep 2020
Watford is closing in on the signing of Udinese defender, William Troost-Ekong, as per a report by Sport Witness. The Hornets are set to strengthen their defence by bringing the defender
20 Jul 2019
William Troost-Ekong was one of the outstanding players in Nigeria’s campaign at the just-concluded African Cup of Nations In Egypt.
11 Jul 2019
William Troost-Ekong said his late goal that earned Nigeria a 2-1 victory over South Africa and a spot in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals was a "dream moment".
Rapper AKA
11 Jul 2019
As Nigerians worldwide jubilate the win of Nigeria over South Africa in a 2-1 defeat in the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON), the losing country is not as joyful. One of the people who has reacted to the match is South African rapper, AKA who took to his Twitter page and shared in a…
11 Jul 2019
Fortuitous or call it whatever you want, the result was a winning goal scored by defender, William Troost-Ekong in the 90th minute of a thrilling game at the Cairo...
10 Jul 2019
William Troost-Ekong's late winner sent Nigeria through to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday after a tense 2-1 victory over South Africa in Cairo.
7 Jul 2019
There was something immediately striking besides William Troost-Ekong’s immaculately chiselled chin and impressive build. As he stepped into the room, hours before a Super Eagles match, there was a measure of refined oomph that followed him.  For footballers, there is always pressure, especially with a game closing-in. Pressure to keep a clean sheet, pressure to…

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