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Ex-Everton star Ademola Lookman switches allegiance from England to Nigeria in order to play for Super Eagles

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RB Liepzig striker Ademola Lookman has finished his change from England to Nigeria so he can play for Nigeria, the Nigeria Football Federation has affirmed.

Lookman, who left Everton last season to join top German club RB Liepzig scored five objectives in 11 appearances, yet since finishing a perpetual from Everton the previous summer, has just played five games.

Lookman conceived in England to Nigerian guardians has included for England’s childhood groups however has not played in a serious game for England’s senior group, causing it feasible for him to in any case to speak to Nigeria.

Lookman has now finished his desk work to switch his devotion and will currently be looking out for a choice from FIFA, as per Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) specialized collaborator Tunde Adelakun.

Lookman has applied for the switch and every one of the records are all together,” Adelakun stated, according to AOI.

“It’s a positive advance forward when he made his duty to Nigeria and we are simply hanging tight for a Fifa freedom.

“Once the approval is arranged, it will be up to mentor Gernot Rohr to choose if his club execution would acquire him a call-up.

“He’s one of three previous England youth players we’ve petitioned for however they are for the most part mindful of the proviso. Every one of the players were informed that they can just procure a spot in the squad by playing ordinary club football.”