Abraham explains why he chose England over Nigeria


Chelsea Striker, Tammy Abraham has opened up on the real reason he chose to play for the Three Lions of England over the Super Eagles of Nigeria.

The Player who was born in England by Nigerian Parents says, though, the NFF made lots of efforts to convince him, but his mind was already made up beforehand.

Gareth Southgate added Abraham to his match squad list for the Euro qualifiers during the International break in October, and the player was capped on the 11th of that same month. making it clear he was no longer eligible for Nigeria.


“I’m always ambitious and it’s always at the back of my mind”. 

“Growing up, I always wanted to play for England and now I have the opportunity so I’ll try to grab it with two hands”. 

“There’s probably more pressure being Chelsea’s number nine but I’m enjoying myself and I just have to keep doing that”.

“It’s about staying focused on Chelsea, going out there every game and doing my best, getting the wins and then I can focus on the summer with England”.