By Obaloluwa Joshua, LAGOS
Flying Eagles defender Benjamin Fredrick will join Brentford FC from Kaduna-based outfit Simoiben FC.
The young centre-back will join on an initial one-year loan with the option to make the move permanent.
The 18-year-old will join his compatriot Frank Onyeka at the Premier League club.
The 18-year-old will need to file for a United Kingdom work visa to be able to play for the Bees.
The talented centre-back was part of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles squad to the 2023 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations and 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
Frederick was linked to several clubs in Europe following his impressive in both competitions.
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