Holland Set To Snatch Danjuma From Nigeria

The Royal Dutch Football Association are nailed-on favorites to beat the Nigerian Federation in the race for the services of Club Brugge star Arnaut Danjuma Groeneveld.

Netherlands manager, Ronald Koeman has included Danjuma in a 31-man provisional squad list for the international matches against neighboring countries Germany and Belgium next month.

Netherlands will face Germany in the UEFA Nations League on October 13 before an international friendly with Belgium at Stade Roi Baudouin Brussels three days later.

Should Danjuma make the final squad set to be announced next week and features against the Germans, he will become cap-tied to the Netherlands.

The Dutch Federation are aware that the Lagos-born left winger is on the radar of the Nigerian Federation and want to tie down the player as soon as possible.

The PSV Eindhoven Academy product has scored 2 goals in 6 appearances for Netherlands U21s and has been rewarded with a maiden call-up to the senior squad after scoring 4 goals in his last six games for Club Brugge in the First Division A.


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Born July 13, 1965, Fred Edoreh hails from Umeh, Isoko South, Delta State. He attended St. John Primary School, Iselegu, Mater Dei Collage Ashaka, St. Patrick’s Grammar School, Asaba for HSC and graduated in English and Literary Studies at Bendel State University, Ekpoma.
He went into journalism in 1990 with Newbreed Magazine and later crossed over to television production with Ultimate Sports and Soccerworld on the Nigeria Televsion Authority.
He subsequently moved to pioneer Internet publishing in Nigeria with Nigeriasports.com and was later employed at Silverbird Television from where he moved as Editor of Weekend Sports at Naational Mirror Newspapers.
He currently publishes the online sports website www.sportstalkafrica.com besides and also runs a sports marketing outfit, Westcoast Works and Projects, managing and marketing live radio broadcast of the Nigeria Professional Football League.

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