Torino defender Ogbonna: Nigeria never an option

Torino defender Angelo Ogbonna says committing to Nigeria was never an option. Ogbonna has just won a call-up to the senior Italy squad.

Torino defender Angelo Ogbonna says committing to Nigeria was never an option.

Ogbonna has just won a call-up to the senior Italy squad.

He said: “I never waited for a call from Nigeria. Having been born here and growing up in Italy, I always considered myself to be Italian.

“Thankfully I have never been subjected to racist and ignorant attitudes.”

Read more:

Have your say