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Liverpool Youngster Jordan Ibe Being Considered For Senior England Call Up

Roy Hodgson wants to stop the player appearing for Nigeria…

Liverpool star Jordon Ibe is being considered for an England call up by Roy Hodgson, reports the Daily Mail.

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The 19-year-old is eligible for Nigeria through his father, and the national team set-up are keen to make sure that he doesn’t play for the rival side.

It is a similar situation to when Carl Jenkinson was given a cap in order to stop Finland from poaching the Arsenal man.

The forward has burst on to the scene with a series of impressive performances in recent weeks, following a good loan spell at Derby County in the Championship.

He has played for all age groups up to the Under 20’s for England, and has never given any hint of a want to play for another country at a senior level.

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