Nigeria has a new addition in the Super Eagles. His name Oviemuna Dominic Ejaria.
The influx of foreigners that are of Nigerian descent switching allegiance to the Super Eagles continues with the latest addition of the on-loan Reading midfielder.
London born Ovie Ejaria has pledged his allegiance to the Nigeria. The former England U-20 world cup winner has decided to dump the Three Lions and fly with the Eagles though it is subjected to an approval by FIFA.
Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick confirmed that Ovie Ejaria has committed his international future to Nigeria.
Yes, he has agreed to play for Nigeria, his documents have been sent to FIFA since.” Pinnick said.
Ovie, 22, was born in London and represented Arsenal for nine years before being signed by Liverpool in the summer of 2014.
Presently on-loan at Reading from Liverpool since 2018, Ovie has played a total 51 games while scoring 4 goals.
He was part of the all conquering England U-20 team that won the world cup in South Korea in 2017.
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