Earlier this week,we were greeted with the news of Liverpool player, Ovie Ejaria committing his future with the Nigeria Super Eagles.

The news of Ovie Ejaria's switch to the Super Eagles was announced by NFF Media  personality, Colin Udoh in a tweet on Wednesday, 6th May, 2020. His tweet reads:


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Today, we take a look at 5 things you may find Fascinating about the 22 years old New super eagles player whose full name is Oviemuno Dominic Ejaria.




5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT OVIE EJARIA


1.Ovie Ejaria was given Birth to by Nigerian Parents in London where he grew up.

2. He camped and trained with the Nigeria Golden Eaglet during the 2013 FIFA U-17 world cup preparations. He trained alongside Kelechi Iheanacho,Taiwo Awoniyi and Francis Uzoho but wasn't part of the team which eventually won the tournament.




3.Ovie Ejaria started his football career in Arsenal aged six where he rose through the Youth team from 2005-2014, Spending 9 years with the club.

4.His first senior Professional goal came against Wolves in the English Championship.

5.Ovie Ejaria was Part of the England U-20 squad that won the FIFA U-20 world cup in 2017 alongside other players of Nigerian descent which includes: Ademola Lookman, Josh Onomah, Sheyi Ojo and Fikayo Tomori who recently pledged his international future to the England Senior National Team despite Interest From the Nigerian Football Federation.