Super Eagles defender Troost Ekong is set to make a move to English Championship club Watford in a £2.8m according to reports.

The Super Eagles vice captain was part of Udinese pre-season training but he could make shocking move to the English Championship, OJBSPORT gathered.

According to sources, Ekong could be heading to recently relegated Watford, the 27-year-old Udinese of Italy arrived in England yesterday to complete the shocking switch.

Watford of England are been owned by Italian Business man Giampaolo Pozzo.

The Nigerian international joined Udinese from Bursaspor in 2018 and made 66 appearances for the Zebras.

He featured in 31 games for the Italian side last season and was one of their most outstanding player.

The deal will see him return to England were he featured for Fulham and Tottenham youth sides.