Following unsuccessful attempts to lure the duo of Tyronne Ebuehi and Kingsley Ehizibue from the Netherlands. The international future of Dutch wonderkid Nigel Ogidi Nwankwo is sure going to spark another war between Nigeria and the Netherlands going by recent reports gathered by Owngoalnigeria.com.
17 year old Nwankwo plays for the U-19s of Dutch side ADO Den Haag and has been tip to represent the Netherlands at U-17 level but recent reports suggest contacts has been established with Nigeria where his parents hail from.
We gathered one of his family member sounded out his Nigerian roots to a member of the football family in Nigeria who has now set the wheel in motion to lure the talented teen to Nigeria.
Comfortable as a left full back,winger or central defender he is regarded as one of the best left full back under the age of 18 in the Netherlands according to a report on Haaglandenvoetbal.nl.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have been very busy of late luring talented players with Nigerian roots to switch allegiance to the Nigeria national team, and so far they are making efforts to lure about four players ahead of the resumption of games in the World Cup 2018 qualifiers.