Iyiola Eyes Belgian League After Successful Ikeja Championship | Latest Sports and Football News in Nigeria
One of the .ers shining like a star in Magboro Football Club, Oluwagbotemi Iyiola has revealed that he hoped to start his professional career in Belgium in the nearest future.
He said this after his successful outing at the just concluded Ikeja championship w. the club qualified for the super four .offs.
Iyiola who scored five goals so far in the championship told Sports247 that .ing in the Belgian league would help him to improve his performance and noted that Belgium is among the countries in Europe that focus more on young .ers.
“In the next few years, I see myself in Europe. If you asked me which country I prefer to . in my professional career, I will say Belgium. This is a country that focuses more on young .ers and I wish and hope to start my professional career in the country,” he said.
Commenting on his performance at the just concluded Ikeja championship, the 17-year-old winger said he had a successful season saying that scoring five goals in the league gave him joy.
“It was a good outing for me and my colleagues. When we came to the league nobody gave Magboro a chance but against all odds, we finally qualified for the super four .offs w. we would fight to promote to the super league. On my performance, it was a very good one and I am happy that we would . in the .-off very soon,” he said.