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Lille wants Bursaspor’s William Troost-Ekong

Lille wants Bursaspor's William Troost-Ekong

The Ligue 1 outfit are interested in Nigerian defender Troost-Ekong.

Bursaspor’s Nigerian centre-back William Troost-Ekong is on Lille’s radar, according to reports in France.

The French club are preparing to offer the Turkish club €3.3 million plus another €500,000 if the player were to make 30 appearances in the Lille jersey.

Bursaspor chairman Ali Ay and manager Samet Aybaba have said they intend on keeping hold of the talented player, however, if a serious offer was made they would be open to discussions.

The 24-year-old has drawn a lot of attention with his impressive performances for the Nigerian national team in the World Cup this summer.