Midfielder, Olawale Oladoye becomes the latest Water FC player to earn a professional contract abroad after signing for KAA Gent on Friday, Futbalgalore.com.ng reports.
The Belgian Division A outfit have sealed the signing of the Nigeria U20 midfielder on a long term.
The deal is undisclosed, Futbalgalore.com.ng has been reliably informed.
Oladoye, 19, signed the dotted lines after he successfully passed his medicals and agreed on personal terms.
The player who models his game after Arsenal legend, Patrick Vieira is also following in the footsteps of Samuel Okwaraji, Etim Esin, William Troost-Ekong, Taiwo Awoniyi, Moses Simon, Philip Azango and Samuel Kalu who featured for The Buffalos in the past.
Water FC have an abnormally high quantity of precocious youngsters on their books at present, and the ‘Nigerian Vieira’ is one of the best. Olawale Oladoye is a hard-working, box-to-box central midfielder who is also a proficient ball carrying player.