Flying Eagles Defender Joins Brentford


English Premier League side Brentford FC have announced the arrival of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles defender, Benjamin Fredrick, until the end of the season.

Benjamin, a Nigerian youth international who featured at the Under-20 FIFA World Cup earlier this summer helped Flying Eagles reached the quarter-final stages, before exiting the competition with a 1-0 defeat to South Korea.

Brentford announced his arrival via its official website on Thursday afternoon.

“We are pleased to announce the signing of Benjamin Fredrick on loan from Simoiben FC until the end of the 2023/24 season.

The move is subject to international clearance”, the club said.

The central defender will join up with Neil MacFarlane’s B team for the 2023/24 EPL campaign.