- Nigeria international William Troost-Ekong and wife welcomes their first child, name him Oscar
- The 24-year-old was part of the coach Gernot Rohr team that crashed out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia
- He has won 31 caps for the three time African champions with 1 international goal to his credit
Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong and his partner have welcome their first child few weeks after returning from the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
The Bursaspor star is one of Nigeria's stand out player at the recently concluded global football showpiece despite crashing out of the tournament at the very early stage.
Shortly after returning from their disappointing outing this summer, the rock solid defender flaunted the picture of himself and his pregnant spouse - saying they were already counting down to her delivery date.
Ann on Tuesday, July 24, the Nigeria international welcomed his first child named Oscar Ekong and posted the picture of the innocent child on his official Instagram handle.
Ekong joined Bursaspor from KAA Gent on July 8, 2017, in a three year deal valued around £945 thousand - meaning his contratc with the club will expire in 2020.
Since he joined the Turkish side last summer, he has scored two goals in 31 topflight appearances, while in 24 appearances for the Super Eagles, he has a goal to his credit.
NAIJ.com previously reported that Super Eagles star William Troost-Ekong flaunted the picture of his pregnant wife on his official Instagram handle.
The Nigeria international posed beside his wife who is due for delivery sometime soon in flowery environment.
Troost-Ekong while posting the picture of himself and his wife wrote on the post 'Countdown #Blessed'.
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