Another football youngster has turned down an opportunity to join Super Eagles. Wolfsburg defender, Felix Ohis Uduokhaim turned down a fresh approach from Nigeria football team coach. Uduokhai currently plays for the youth team of Germany.
The talented player has reportedly grown into one of the best young defenders in the Bundesliga, since his move from second division side 1860 Munich to Wolfsburg.
Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, approached him to switch allegiance after being impressed by his performance.
But according to Germany-based Nigerian journalist, Oma Akatugba, Uduokhai has said no.
“He (Uduokhai) does not seem interested. He is more focused on playing for Germany, where he is a youth international. He says he has been approached but wants to focus on his game for now. “When you hear this kind of statements you know what they mean,” Akatugba told Owngoalnigeria.com.
Uduokhai joins 19-year-old Chelsea player Tammy Abraham who refused switching allegiance from England to Nigeria. Abraham, w