Southampton Midfielder, Nathan Tella has admitted his desire to represent Nigeria at international tournaments as he hopes to Play with the Super Eagles.

Nathan Tella Whose full name is Nathan Adewale Temitayo Tella is a 22 Years old English Born Midfielder who has his Origin traced to the Western Part of Nigeria, through his Parents. 

Nathan was Born in Lambeth, England but is eligible to represent Nigeria at the international Level.

The Player who rose from Ranks of Arsenal Academy has made is desire known to World as he looks forward to coming out in the famous Green and White Colours of the Nigerian National team.

Speaking about his Desire in an Interview with Hampshire Live, Tella disclosed that:

"I would love to play international football, "That's always been a dream of mine.

"If I went away with Nigeria, it would be something new and new experiences bring out the best in players.

"When I look at Che [Adams], I see that he has come back from Scotland as a more mature player. There is no reason why I can't do that, come back a more mature person."

Tella also Made it known that he is currently taking steps in processing his Nigerian passport while Also Stating that his focus remains to excel at Southampton.

He added, "Yeah' It's true. I haven't been contacted as such but I'm in the process of sorting out my passport for them."

"Whatever happens in the future I am just focused on being here and, yes, trying to score goals and help the team win and progress."

On the Ongoing AFCON 2022 In Cameroon, the Former Arsenal Academy man made it clear that he has been following up with the Progress of the Nigerian Super Eagles and that of his Southampton team mates.

"I’m always keeping an eye on AFCON. I’m Nigerian, so I always want to focus and watch the games.

"Obviously, when I have any of my teammates (Moussa Djenepo, Mali) out there, I really want to know how they do.

"I’m happy he won yesterday, despite the ending, but it was good that he was able to win, and I wish him all the best."

Nathan Tella would hope to be in action when his Side, Southampton takes on Table Toppers Manchester City in Matchweek 23 of the English Premier League.

So far This Season, Nathan Tella has featured 15 times for the Saints scoring twice and Registering two assists as well.