Earlier this week, the Super Eagles announced that Fifa has approved Lookman Ademola’s nationality transfer and this means that he can now play for Nigeria. Lookman used to represent England but he has never played a senior match for England before.
The Super Eagles sort him out and he agreed to play for Super Eagles. Lookman shared on his Twitter page today that he is excited to represent the green white green. “Delighted to announce that FIFA has approved my Nationality switch. Thank you for the warm welcome and I can’t wait to put on the Super Eagles shirt and represent the country” – Lookman wrote on his social media page.
Lookman plays forward position and he will have to compete against Kelechi Iheanacho to the striker starting role on the Nigeria National team.
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