Fortuna Dusseldorf goalkeeper, Okoye has pledged his allegiance to the Super Eagles over his country of birth, Germany. and says his decision was taken after thinking alot about it.
“I felt great after I got my first call-up to the Super Eagles, it was a pleasure. It’s a big step for me in my football career” Okoye said.
“With the first call-up I had a bit of problems but after that for the Ukraine game everything was set up and I prepared well”.
“I couldn’t wait to get to the Super Eagles, everything went well. Thank God,”.
Okoye made his debut for the Super Eagles in a glamour friendly against Brazil three months ago and was also called up for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin and Lesotho.