Newcastle winger Sammy Ameobi committed to England

Newcastle United winger Sammy Ameobi is committed to playing for England. Big brother Shola has committed himself to Nigeria.

Newcastle United winger Sammy Ameobi is committed to playing for England.

Big brother Shola has committed himself to Nigeria.

But Sammy, who played for ­Nigeria Under-20s before switching, said: “Shola has decided to play for Nigeria, but England is my first choice. I was born here.

“It’s a competition between us and I’d like to surpass him. I can do that by playing for England.”

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