Joseph Aidoo named as part of best eleven of former Belgium based players now playing in La Liga

Published on: 24 March 2020

Ghanaian international Joseph Aidoo has been named as part of the best eleven players to have played in Belgium in the past and now playing in the Spanish La Liga.

Aidoo, a former KRC Genk defender secured a transfer to Celta Vigo at the start of the 2019/2020 season.

He immediately settled in the team and has cemented a place in the team’s starting eleven after proving to be a rock at the back for the side.

Though just in his first season at the club, Joseph Aidoo has impressed so much that he has been named amongst the best players in La Liga to have formerly played in the Belgian Jupiler Pro League.

Prior to the suspension of this season’s Spanish La Liga, the 24-year-old had made 23 appearances and has helped Celta Vigo to pick up important points both at home and on the road.

Below is the list of best former Belgium-based players now in the La Liga.

Goalkeeper: Thibaut Courtois (Real Madrid, ex-Genk)

Defenders: Djene Dakonam (Getafe, ex-STVV), Eliaquim Mangala (Valencia, ex-Standard), Joseph Aidoo (Celta de Vigo, ex-Genk), Roberto Rosales (Leganes, ex-Ghent)

Midfielders: Adnan Januzaj (Real Sociedad, ex-Anderlecht), William Carvalho (Betis, ex-Cercle Brugge), Fede Vico (Granada, ex-Anderlecht)

Attackers: Eden Hazard (Real Madrid, ex-Tubize), Carlos Bacca (Villarreal, ex-Club Brugge), Yannick Carrasco (Atlético Madrid, ex-Genk)


Rubén (Osasuna, ex-Anderlecht), Oscar Duarte (Levante, ex-Club Brugge),  Kenneth Omeruo (Levante, ex-Standard), Aleksandar Trajkovski (Mallorca, ex-Zulte Waregem), Pablo Chavarria (Mallorca, ex- Anderlecht), Ivan Saponjic (Atlético Madrid, ex-Zulte Waregem), Enes Ünal (Valladolid, ex-Genk)