William Troost-Ekong: Super Eagles AFCON hero signs with BFA Sports amid Saudi transfer speculation

William Troost-Ekong signs sign BFA Sports | Credit: Instagram/BFA Sports

William Troost-Ekong: Super Eagles AFCON hero signs with BFA Sports amid Saudi transfer speculation

David Ben 14:04 - 24.02.2024

BFA Sports have officially anounced the signing of the Super Eagles skipper days after making his mark at AFCON 2023.

Super Eagles of Nigeria captain William Troost-Ekong, has made a significant career decision by signing with BFA Sports Management.

This move comes hot on the heels of his outstanding performance at the AFCON 2023 tournament, where he not only showcased his leadership skills but also clinched the prestigious Golden Ball award.

Ekong’s decision to join BFA Sports, owned by the popular legal practitioner Bobo Adijia, affiliated with Nigerian music sensation Davido, marks a strategic step for Troost-Ekong's career trajectory.

William Troost-Ekong signs with BFA Sports
William Troost-Ekong captained the Super Eagles at AFCON 2023 Photo Credit: Troost-Ekong/X)

BFA Sports Agency, known for its reputable client management and strategic partnerships, has now welcomed Troost-Ekong into their fold.

BFA Sports announced Ekong’s addition to their inaugural roster of athletes with a caption that read:

“The Eagle is finally out of the bag. THE CAPTAIN has landed in BFA. Welcome Captain @WTroostEkong.”

Transfer Speculation: Ekong's Potential Move to Saudi Pro League

William Troost-Ekong signs with BFA Sports
Super Eagles captain William Troost Ekong | Imago

Despite his current affiliation with Greek Super League club PAOK, Troost-Ekong's exceptional performance at AFCON 2023 has attracted attention from clubs around the globe, particularly from the Saudi Pro League.

Reports suggest that 30-year-old Netherlands-born centre-back is being courted for a lucrative transfer ahead of the summer window.

The prospect of joining the Saudi Pro League presents an intriguing opportunity for Troost-Ekong to further elevate his career on the international stage.

However, as speculation mounts, fans eagerly await official confirmation regarding Ekong's next career move.