Nigerian fans mock Abraham after England's World Cup snub

World Cup 2018 By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 16/05/2018

Tammy Abraham, Chelsea

Nigerian fans have mocked Tammy Abraham after the Chelsea wonderkid snubbed from England's 23-man squad for the upcoming FIFA World Cup squad announced on Wednesday.

The 20-year-old striker who spends a season-long loan Swansea rejected the opportunity to play for the Super Eagles of Nigeria is not among the five players listed by Three Lions manager Gareth Southgate's on the standby list.

Abraham was rewarded with a call-up to England's senior team few months after he turned down chances to wear the Green White Green and went on to makes his full debut against World Champions Germany before an appearance as a substitute against tournament favorite Brazil in November 2017.

Abraham was demoted to the England U-21 team, for the Three Lions last friendlies against Netherlands and Italy and his dip in form cause him his World Cup place.

Here are some of the reactions from Super Eagles fans on Twitter :

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