Three European clubs, FC Midtylland, RB Leipzig and Anderlecht are interested in signing Flying Eagles defender, Benjamin Frederick.
According to renowned transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano, Belgian giants, Anderlecht, Danish side, FC Midtjylland and Bundesliga outfit, RB Leipzig are tracking the centre-back.
“Nigerian 17-year old defender Benjamin Frederick is now attracting interest around Europe as Anderlecht, RB Leipzig and Midtjylland are tracking him 🇳🇬 #transfers,” Romano wrote on his Twitter handle.
“Frederick was one of the stand out players in U20 African Cup this month, now represented by CAA Base.”
The centre-back played every minute of Flying Eagles’ six games at the recently concluded Africa U-20 Cup of Nations in Egypt.
The player is yet to make an appearance for his Nigeria Premier Football League club , Nasarawa United this season.
He is expected to be included in Flying Eagles’ squad for the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup to be hosted by Indonesia in May.
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By Adeboye Amosu
This is the guy that was supposed to be invited and not bameyi. Those scouting our players for selection are either corrupt or inept
Thumbs up sisterwoman Mercy. Nigeria is a joke. Too much corruption everywhere.
The name of the player alone will tell you they are just trying to balance the equation, knowing that Ahmed Musa is there to boost morale and not to play.
As long as this balancing of equations continues in place of merit, we have a long way to go.