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Zimbabwe not giving up on Arsenal and England U21 forward Reiss Nelson


The Arsenal star, on-loan to Bundesliga side Hoffenheim, Was born in England Eligible to play for the pocket-the Warriors

Zimbabwe are not yet giving up trying to Reiss convinces Nelson to switch Allegiance From England international.

Nelson Has Been part of National teams for England youth set-up and talks of breaking Him Into-the Three Lions heightened in recent Weeks Has an after Hitting top form wherein he Hoffenheim for the season on a loan From Arsenal.

The 18-year-old Already Has expressed interest to play for England-the senior National Team. But Zimbabwe are still Keen on Nelson as well as Harare-born 19-year-old England youth international Tristan Nydam of Scottish Premier League side St Johnston, on-loan From Ipswich Town.

"Obviously there's the Plenty we NEED to do to Reiss convinces Nelson and Nydam. We really NEED them and we Will do Our best to get them, "Zimbabwe team manager told Wellington Mupandare Goal.

With Nelson Recently remarking HIS Ambition to play for-the Three Lions as well as England manager Gareth Southgate expressing admirations for-the player, Zimbabwe mights have a lot of persuading to do.

"I Want To Be An Arsenal legend. And, for England, it's the-best. You can not beat playing for Your country I do not think," Nelson Recently told BBC Sport.

Zimbabwe are on-the-the Cusp of a qualifying for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Cup (AFCon) and several finals England-born stars are Keen to play for-the Warriors.

Reading midfielder Andy the Rinomhota however, yet To Be approached pocket-the PROSPECT of playing at AFCon Could Lure Him. Bradford City's Adam Chicksen and the form Leyton Orient are forward Macauley Bonne Keen to turn out for Zimbabwe.

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Previously Both They have featured in some international friendly matches, pocket complications in obtaining local stiffs PASSPORTS the due to dual citizenship laws in Zimbabwe Has Competitive delayed them playing matches.

"We are still talking to Andy Rinemhota. As for Bonne, Lunga and Chicksen, ALWAYS HAVE Been They are on the radar, "said Mupandare.

Some headway Was however, made whens year Print Nottingham Forest defender Tendayi Darikwa HIS Zimbabwean passport and obtained Played in-the-back-to-back qualifiers AFCon Against DR Congo last month.

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