IK Uche denies Keshi’s allegation
Allegations by Coach Stephen Keshi that Spain
based striker Ikechukwu Uche is waiting to be
begged before coming to play for Nigeria has
being denied by the player.
The Big Boss at a media parley in Calabar on
Wednesday suggested that IK Uche is
expecting apologies from team officials for his
earlier omissions from competitions before
returning to play for the national team.
However IK Uche via his twitter handle late on
Wednesday declared that he is always opened
to play for Nigeria once considered by those
saddled with choosing players for the national
“It’s an honour to
play for Nigeria. I
don’t expect to be begged or given special
treatment. I’m available when/if considered
for selection.” The Villarreal of Spain striker
IK Uche has already started the La Liga season
on a bright note as he scored in his side’s
opening game of the season.
For now, it is not clear if national team
handlers will still consider IK Uche for future
engagements having expressly declared his
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