Brussels - Belgium giants Anderlecht have moved swiftly to
replace Alexsander Mitrovic who left for Newcastle United, by agreeing a season
long loan deal for 21 year old Nigeria striker Imoh Ezekiel.
Anderlecht announced his signing on their websites and
social media and the player himself posted his delight at moving to the team
via twitter and he hopes he will help them have a nice run in UEFA European
competitions this season.
Also read: Imoh Ezekiel takes Standard Liège to Europe
Ezekiel a firm fan favorite at Anderlecht rivals Standard
Liege, where he spent the last six month on loan from Al-Arabi of Qatar
reportedly agreed to stay in Belgium despite interest from other European
countries, as he will be eligible for a Belgium passport by the time his current
loan deal expires.
The Nigerian has high hopes of moving to the English Premier
League in the nearest future and a Belgium passport will help him beat the work
permit red tape rule as he will be treated as a player from an EU member
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