‘It Gives Me Motivation’ – Lookman Delighted To Represent Nigeria

‘It Gives Me Motivation’ — Lookman Delighted  To Represent Nigeria

Ademola Lookman claims he get extra motivation from playing for the Super Eagles of Nigeria, reports Yabaloaded.com.ng.

Lookman previously represented England at youth level and won the FIFA U-20 World Cup with the Young Three Lions in 2017 in South Korea.

The winger later switched international allegiance to Nigeria in January 2020.

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His request to play for the three-time African champions was approved by FIFA in February 2022.

Lookman was the hero as Atalanta won the UEFA Europa League on Wednesday night with his hat-trick helping La Dea end their 61-year trophy drought.

“It’s incredible [to play for Nigeria. The support and the love I get back home from the people is unbelievable,” he told the UEFA official website.

“It gives me the motivation to evolve in different areas, as a person, not just in my game.”

He has scored six goals in 21 appearances for the Super Eagles.

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