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William Troost-Ekong Nigerian defender set for November Gent return

Troost-Ekong joined Belgian club Gent in July 2015 and immediately joined Norwegian club FK Haugesund on loan

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William Troost-Ekong play William Troost-Ekong set to return to Gent in November (Instagram/William Troost-Ekong)
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Nigeria international defender, William Troost-Ekong has announced that he will be returning to his parent club, Gent in November.

Troost-Ekong joined Belgian club Gent in July 2015 and immediately joined Norwegian club FK Haugesund on loan.

The 23-year-old has now announced that he is returning to his parent club where he has signed a contract extension.

William Troost-Ekong play William Troost-Ekong recently signed a contract extension at Gent (Instagram/William Troost-Ekong)

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In November, at the end of the season in Norway, I will return to Gent, where I have extended my contract,” the defender said.

It’s the next step in my career development.”

The defender was named the captain of the  FK Haugesund side at the beginning of the season and they sit in third place in the table.

Moses Simon (right) play Nigerian forward, Moses Simon plays for Gent (Instagram/Simon Moses)

 

He will be the third Nigerian in the Gent side when he returns, joining Moses Simon and Rabiu Ibrahim.

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