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The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:44pm On Jun 11
England just won their biggest international football tournament since 1966 by beating the South Americans, Venezuela by a lone goal in the Korea under-20 world cup finals, but it is worthy to note that they achieved this feat with the help of 6 young Nigerians.

Here they are;

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:45pm On Jun 11
Ademola Lookman

Lookman is a 19-year-old who plays as a forward for Everton. The forward was born in Wandsworth, London to parents of Nigerian descent.
He represented England U-19s at the 2016 European U19 Championships. He has turned down the opportunity to represent Nigeria, choosing to switch his allegiance to England.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:46pm On Jun 11
Ovie Ejaria

Ejaria is a midfielder who plays for Liverpool. Born to Nigerian parents, the 19-year-old trained with the Nigeria Under-17s team in 2013.
Although he committed to Nigeria, he accepted a call-up to the England U20 team in September 2016.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:46pm On Jun 11
Sheyi Ojo

Ojo also plays for Liverpool joining them as a 14-year-old. Born to Nigerian parents, Ojo is eligible to represent both Nigeria and England.
He has so far played for England at under-16, under-17, under-18 and under-19 levels.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:47pm On Jun 11
Dominic Solanke

19-year-old Dominic Solanke who is moving to Liverpool from Chelsea, has represented England at the Under-17 and U-19 levels. He has even trained with the England senior team.
He is also eligible to play for Nigeria through his descent.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:49pm On Jun 11
Fikayo Tomori

Tomori was born to Nigerian parents in Canada but grew up in England making him eligible to play for the three countries.
He started off playing for the Canada Under-20 before he was called up for the England Under-19.
He is 19.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:50pm On Jun 11
Joshua Onomah

Though born to Nigerian parents, Joshua Onomah has represented England from the Under-16s to U-20s.
The 20-year-old plays for Tottenham.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by sleepyeyez(m): 1:57pm On Jun 11
Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by bodejohn(m): 1:58pm On Jun 11
Four out of six...hmmm

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by stanway(m): 2:03pm On Jun 11
naija connection lol

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by P0intBlank(m): 2:06pm On Jun 11
Congrats to them but they are still eligible to play for Nigeria. Why would they want to?


P.S Maybe England should send Nigerians out of their country because Nigeria dared to seek Independence grin

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by HsLBroker(m): 2:13pm On Jun 11
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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by zainkay: 3:57pm On Jun 11
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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by RichFoundation(m): 5:55pm On Jun 11
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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by Caustics: 5:55pm On Jun 11
congrats

i played for england U18 in the 90s.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by helphelp: 5:56pm On Jun 11
Hmm...

Always taking the best of us

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by mangala14(m): 5:56pm On Jun 11
4/6
The Afonjas win this round
NCAN reporting live from SOKOTO

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by Pavore9: 5:56pm On Jun 11
See as we dey contribute!

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by EVILFOREST: 5:57pm On Jun 11
The FIRST TIME, ENGLAND carried TROPHY in my Life time..

Na Cheat be this oooo
We no go hear WORD again be this oooooo.
This week go be DRUMBEATS for UK...

Na world Record be this ooooo

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by ENGINEous(m): 5:58pm On Jun 11
Nigeria future being sold away

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by NinaArsenal(f): 5:58pm On Jun 11
OK. Lemme continue packing my bag. I am leaving Kaduna to Biafra land. # Happy mood.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by emeijeh(m): 5:58pm On Jun 11
Na wah o!
See black men everywhere.

I guess it will be proper to say Engleria won the world cup grin


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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by Martino240(m): 5:58pm On Jun 11
lipsrsealed

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by shervydman(m): 5:58pm On Jun 11
it is well..............there are many guys on the streets all over Nigeria playing better than most of these dudes but undecided undecided undecided undecided

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by ignis(f): 5:58pm On Jun 11
Naija toomuch...
Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by marttol: 5:58pm On Jun 11
Iffa hear?they helped england or contributed to the success of the team.

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by Pavore9: 5:58pm On Jun 11
bodejohn:
Four out of six...hmmm

U no.well! cheesy
Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by Giyerte(m): 5:58pm On Jun 11
Nice 1
Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by Lushore1: 5:59pm On Jun 11
Omo Yoruba....

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by seunny4lif(m): 5:59pm On Jun 11
They are not Nigeria abeg
Na Nigeria government train them

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Re: The 6 Nigerians Who Helped England Win The U20 World Cup(pics And Bio) by mjbaba: 5:59pm On Jun 11
I still tip half of them to play for Nigeria Super Eagles......after it becomes clear to them that they wont get their chance with the England Senior National Team.......But free them for now let them be deceiving themselves grin grin grin

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