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Sport'Never say never': Chelsea star Tammy Abraham refuses to rule out switch of allegiance to Nigeria as he waits to get first competitive senior England cap

04:55  16 september  2019
04:55  16 september  2019 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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switched his allegiance to Nigeria . Abraham issued a statement the same day denying the claim and reaffirming his availability for England selection.[57] Upon receiving his first England call-up in November 2017, Abraham stated that there was never any prospect of him choosing to play for

Legit.ng News ★ Tammy Abraham 's sensational hat-trick against Wolves could fasten his decision to - Though the 21-year has had two caps for England , he can still switch allegiance to Nigeria . The 21-year-old became the youngest player in Chelsea 's history to score three goals in a match as

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Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham has refused to rule out switching his allegiance to Nigeria.

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Tammy Abraham has denied reports he is set to switch international allegiances to Nigeria in a bid to play at next year’s World Cup and insisted: “ I remain available for selection for England .” The Chelsea striker, who is on a season-long loan to Swansea, played for England at this summer’s

Chelsea ’s Abraham , 19, is currently on a season-long loan at Swansea City seeking regular first -team opportunities. London: England under-21 striker Tammy Abraham has denied reports he is set to switch international allegiance to Nigeria in a bid to feature in next year’s World Cup.

Along with Sergio Aguero, Abraham is currently the joint-leading scorer in the Premier League this season with seven goals, three of which came in Chelsea 5-2 victory away to Wolves on Saturday.

Although he has been capped twice by England at senior level, Abraham has yet to play a competitive game for the Three Lions and there have been suggestions that he could change allegiance to Nigeria, who he is eligible to represent due to his heritage.

'Never say never': Chelsea star Tammy Abraham refuses to rule out switch of allegiance to Nigeria as he waits to get first competitive senior England cap © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham has refused to rule out switching his allegiance to Nigeria

As reported by goal, Abraham said: 'Yes, I have heard the talk. I have not really been focused on that yet.

'I think when the time comes, the times comes. It is about focusing on Chelsea and hopefully scoring goals and getting victories.

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TAMMY ABRAHAM has threatened to play for Nigeria if Gareth Southgate doesn’t hurry up and pick him again for England . He is well aware of the Super Eagles renewed interest in him and, after scoring a stunning hat-trick against Wolves, refused to rule out making a shock switch .

'We never know. You can never say never, whatever comes first really. I just have to keep full focus on Chelsea.

'Never say never': Chelsea star Tammy Abraham refuses to rule out switch of allegiance to Nigeria as he waits to get first competitive senior England cap © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Abraham has been capped twice by England but has yet to play a competitive game

Abraham represented England at Under 18, Under 19 and Under 21 levels, winning the Toulon Tournament with the latter age group, but he is no longer eligible to play youth international football.

The 21-year-old wasn't included in the latest England senior squad but did play twice under Gareth Southgate in 2017 as he featured in friendlies against Germany and Brazil.

After spells on loan at Bristol City, Swansea and Aston Villa, Abraham is finally getting a chance to lead the line for Chelsea.

Having failed to score against Manchester United and Leicester (featuring as a substitute against the latter), he hit braces against Norwich and Sheffield United prior to his exploits against Wolves.

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Gareth Southgate has told Tammy Abraham that he wants him to commit to England and reject But Abraham has told friends that he has no intention of switching his allegiance from England . “We gave him a cap back in November of 2017. “For sure, we need to make certain that he feels that the

Chelsea starlet Abraham , who has scored four goals in his last two Premier League games, hit 26 But Abraham has told friends that he has no intention of switching his allegiance from England . “We gave him a cap back in November of 2017. “For sure, we need to make certain that he feels that

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'Never say never': Chelsea star Tammy Abraham refuses to rule out switch of allegiance to Nigeria as he waits to get first competitive senior England cap

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