Eddie Nketiah might nonetheless have a future with Ghana regardless of an impending England debut.
The Arsenal striker might make his Three Lions debut towards Australia in Friday night time’s pleasant at Wembley – stay on talkSPORT.
Nketiah has been named on the bench towards the Socceroos, however might characteristic off the bench.
And will he come on for England, he would stay eligible to signify Ghana, although that may be worn out ought to he play towards Italy subsequent week.
England face Italy in a Euro 2024 qualifier once more at Wembley on Tuesday, and with Nketiah now being 24-years-old, that may be his future determined.
Nevertheless, the nation of his dad and mom start, Ghana, haven’t given up hope fairly but, as their supervisor Chris Houghton revealed.
The previous Brighton and Newcastle supervisor mentioned: “Some gamers are very particular about what they need.
“Some should not so certain and a few need to see how issues develop.
“I feel that’s been the case with Eddie.
“We might by no means say by no means on him switching to Ghana.
“However it’s at all times right down to what the participant needs.”
Houghton has up to now persuaded a variety of gamers to modify to the Black Stars, together with London-born Tariq Lamptey and Spain-born Inaki Williams.
Nketiah’s ties to the Three Lions are maybe stronger, although, having performed for each age group.
He’s additionally the all-time prime scorer for the Below-21s with 16 objectives in 17 video games.
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