Chelsea’s Callum-Hudson-Odoi open to playing for Ghana in future

Callum Hudson-Odoi

Callum Hudson-Odoi

Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi has just lately been discussing his worldwide future, with the prospect of swapping England for Ghana not dominated out.

England safe Rice & Grealish

England have been pretty fortunate in latest occasions on the subject of gamers opting to signify them.

Declan Rice and Jack Grealish had been each eligible to play for the Republic of Eire, with the previous really making three senior appearances for them and Grealish that includes at under-21 degree.

Nonetheless, each finally opted to pledge their allegiance to England are actually prone to play key roles in England’s Euro 2020 marketing campaign which will get underway later this week.

Hudson-Odoi to play for Ghana?

Now although, as talked about above, one Englishman might be set to ditch the Three Lions for Ghana.

Callum Hudson-Odoi, born in London, has performed of England at each degree from under-16 to under-21.

The Chelsea winger has additionally made three senior appearances for Gareth Southgate’s aspect, the primary of which got here again in March of 2019 vs the Czech Republic.

CHO, nonetheless, has not featured for England since November of 2019, and is now seemingly opening to representing Ghana, who he’s eligible to play for on account of his father.

As clarify, FIFA guidelines state {that a} participant can swap nationwide groups as long as they’re eligible to signify them, performed not more than three matches for his or her present nationwide staff, not one of the matches had been within the closing match of a FIFA World Cup or confederation competitors they usually all occurred earlier than the participant turned 21 years of age.

The entire above applies to Hudson-Odoi, who remains to be solely 20 and has solely each represented England in Euro qualifiers.

When talking just lately, the winger refused to rule of the potential of taking part in for Ghana:

“England got here and I mentioned ‘yeah, let me go and play for my nation.’ However I mentioned Ghana is my house as properly, so we’ll see, we’ll see.

“You’ll by no means know, so.”

“I believe clearly while you’re younger, you have got the chance to play for England all through all of the years, from under-15 to under-16 all the best way up.

“After they clearly gave me the chance to return, I used to be within the nation already. It’s one thing that I already had in my thoughts, set on already taking part in for England.”

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This text was edited by
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