Nigeria hopes of seeing Ademola Lookman Play for the super eagles has been jeopardize as he has pledged his international allegiance to England, after holding face-to-face talks with Under-21 head coach, Aidy Boothroyd. Lookman who has been the subject of concerted interest from Nigeria has rejected offer to join the team.
Gernot Rohr, the Nigeria manager three weeks ago, said that the Everton player wanted to change his mind so he can play for the eagles as he will add something to the team.
However the The Everton winger having spoken with England Under-21 head coach has decided to stay with the Three Lions .
“Every time I see him I have a little joke with him about it,I say Why would you want to leave us, But he’s very focused on England that’s what he tells me. He says he wants to play international football for England.” Boothroyd said.