Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Nigeria debunks Newcastle's claim of stopping Ameobi from representing Nigeria at AFCON 2013

Nigeria deflates Newcastle’s claim of preventing Shola Ameobi from participating in AFCON 2013 maintaining that team coach Stephen Keshi is unaware of this decision.
Speaking to mtnfootball.com on behalf of the Nigerian Football Federation, Ademola Olajire stated: "We are not aware of such a thing about Shola (Ameobi); he is a FIFA-listed player for us. The federation is not aware, the head coach is not aware of this and that was why Shola was called up for the competition,”