Nigeria centre-back William Troost-Ekong is delighted to have been recognised for his performances in the Norwegian top flight, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Troos-Ekong, 23, is on loan at Haugesund from Belgian club Gent and he was selected in the Team of the Year for the Norwegian top league.
The former Tottenham youngster, who has formed a decent central defence partnership with Leon Balogun for the Super Eagles, took to Twitter to celebrate his selection.
"Honoured to get a NISO Award and be selected in the team of the year 2016," Troost-Ekong wrote while displaying his award.
Troost-Ekong has played 28 games and scored four goals for Haugesund in 2016 and won bronze at Rio 2016 with the Nigerian Olympic team.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN