German-Nigerian 1860 Munich Defender Uduokhai Wins MOTM Award As Super Eagles Call Up Looms

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Highly rated German born Nigerian defender Felix Uduokhai won the Man Of The Match Award (MOTM) after a commanding performance for 1860 Munich in their 1-0 win over Dynamo Dresden.

Uduokhai frustrated the forwards of Dynamo Dresden with interceptions, blocks and tackles to help his side keep a clean sheet and pick up all three points.

Rated as one of the best upcoming defenders in Germany, he has made six appearances this season for the 2. Bundesliga side in what is his first season with the first team.

The 19 year old is one of the players coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr is keeping a close eye on for subsequent invitation to the Nigeria national team, even though he has played for Germany at youth level.

However Nigeria are hopeful that the German coach of the team will be able to convince him to have a change of heart and represent the Super Eagles at senior level.