According to reports English Born Nigeria forward Chuba Akpom has been Cleared By FIFA To Play For Nigeria.
Super Eagles strikers may have been given a run for their money after it was revealed that FIFA has cleared Chuba Akpom to feature for Nigeria.
A source close to the player revealed that the England-born striker is seriously been considered by Super Eagles Coach Jose Peseiro.
The 27-year-old is also being monitored by Crystal Palace, Everton and Southampton as they seek additional firepower in January, according to Daily Mail.
Akpom has scored 13 times in just 19 appearances, leading Middlesbrough’s rapid rise up the Championship table since new manager Michael Carrick’s appointment in October.