Ex-Barcelona Nigerian Defender Elohor Dazzles For Watford In Trial Game


Godswill Elohor Ekpolo has done his chances of penning a deal with English side Watford, a whole lot of good judging by his performance in yesterday’s Premier League 2 game.


Elohor started in Watford U23s 2-4 loss to their Hull City counterparts and, the 20 year old put up a performance that will no doubt put him in a strong position to handed a contract.

The former Barcelona youth team captain was released by the Catalans after 11 years with the team, where he progressed through the different youth ranks of the team.

A right full back who loves to go forward and join the attack. He is also very much at home playing upfield on the flanks where he reportedly started his career before being converted to a right full back.

Elohor missed out on been a part of the Nigeria U-23s that won bronze at the Rio 2016 Olympics, no thanks to his late arrival at the camp of the team and his refusal to pay for his flight ticket to their training camp in Atlanta, USA.