Ekong happy to end his two year goal drought at club level

Posted On 08 Nov 2020
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Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong is happy to score his first goal for his English club Watford FC.


Ekong scored Watford’s second goal in their 3 – 2 home win over visiting Coventry City at the Vicarage Road on Saturday.


The 27-year-old former Bursaspor of Turkey defender headed home James Garner’s cross in the 66th minutes of the game.


Andy Gray and Ismaila Sarr got the other goals for Hornets who secured a hard-fought win over the spirited visitors.


“Big 3 points today! Great character from the boys. Happy to get off the mark with my first goal. Thanks, @jgarnerr96 for making it easy to get my big head on that. Some more of those, please! 🍽 COYH!!! 🐝 The Super Eagles defender said in a social media post.


The goal ended Ekong’s two-year wait with a goal at Club level, and 17 months after scoring for the Super Eagles in 2019.



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Philomena  Ngozi Christopher-Oji was born to the family of the late Michael and Cecilia Ojeogwu of Ubulu-Uku, in Aniocha South Local Government Area, Delta State. She had her primary and secondary education in Nwanoli and Ezemu Girls College, in Ubulu-Uku, before she proceeded to the Delta State University, Abraka, where she studied English and Literary Studies.