Belgian Top Club Capture Flying Eagles Players
KAA Gent complete signing of Flying Eagles duo, Chinonsi, Oladoye
Following the exploits of Nigeria contigents in the Belgian Jupiler League, KAA Gent has announced the capture of two Nigeria’s Junior internationals, Orient Sports reports.
Gent via its social media handle announced the capture of former Flying Eagles striker Emeka Chinonso and Adewale Oladoye.
Both players from Abuja based club Water caught their teeth with Nigeria Under 20 teams where they got attention with their amazing performance.
Chinonso was part of Nigeria U20 to FIFA World Cup in Poland in 2019 and was also part of Nigeria U23 to Africa Games.
He scored the solitary goal that took Nigeria to the final of the Africa games in Morocco.
Gent made the formal announcement and said both players will teem up with the reserves team before joining up with the first team.
Apart from Paul Onuachu who is presently the biggest Africa player in the Jupiler League, players like Emmanuel Dennis now on loan with FC Koln in German, David Okereke ( Club Brugge), Paul Mukairu etc has been revelation in the Jupiler league this season.
Water FC Abuja continued to make headlines with the calibre of players coming through from the club.
The Abuja based side had produced, Gabriel Okechukwu ( Console, Japan) Success Makanjuola ( CD Leganes, Spain) and Emeka Chinonso ( KAA Gent, Belgium) and host of other has passed through the club.