By Bolaji Oyegunle, LONDON – After Super Eagles victory against the Polish national team last week preparatory to the World Cup in Russia, another talented and Manchester United midfielder, Tosin Kehinde has pledged to play for Nigeria.
Tosin,19, along with his family met with the federation Vice-Chairman, Malam Shehu Dikko and General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi on Sunday at the Super Eagles hotel in London.
Federation vice chairman, Shehu Dikko stated that he was happy that a talented player of his calibre and from one of the biggest club in the world has indicated his interest to play for Nigeria.
“I am very happy that Nigeria has got a new and future midfielder fro one of the best club side in the world, pledging his future to Nigeria”, Shehu said.
The midfielder told Prompt News Online correspondent that he was so happy after meeting the federation’s executives and told them his desire to play for Nigeria.
Meanwhile, NFF General Secretray while commenting on Tosin’s allegiance to Nigeria hinted that the midfielder will be invited to join the U-20 team in preparations for the qualifier.