Super Eagles vice captain William Troost-Ekong has completed a move to Italian Serie A side Salernitana from English Championship club Watford.
Salernitan made the announcement about Troost-Ekong’s arrival through a statement on their official website on Tuesday.
The Italian team have the obligation to buy the Super Eagles vice-captain at the end of the season.
US Salernitana 1919 communicates that it has reached an agreement with Watford FC for the temporary transfer with the right to buy the defender born in ’93 William Troost-Ekong,” the club announced through a statement in their official website on Tuesday.
The 28-year-old joined Salernitana from, Watford. The Nigerian returned to the Italian top flight after a previous stint at Udinese.
Troost-Ekong spent two seasons at Udinese before completing a move to Watford in 2020.
He has featured in 17 league games for Watford this season scoring once.
The player will wear the number 15 shirt.