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EXTRA TIME: Watch Arsenal's Iwobi speak Pidgin fluently

Goal.com logo Goal.com 25-03-2017

Alex Iwobi surprised Ogenyi Onazi and his fellow teammates after greeting the Trabzonspor midfielder in Pidgin English.

Iwobi greeted the former Lazio man, fluently, in Pidgin after the Super Eagles training on Friday evening stating to him how his presence was felt in the day's session.

Onazi was excused from the training because of the injury he sustained after colliding with Senegal's Mame Diouf in Thursday's friendly encounter.

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This alone tells how well the former England youth international has adapted to life in the Nigeria senior national team camp since making his debut against DR Congo in 2015.

However, the 20-year-old will have to wait another time to get his ninth cap for the 2013 Afcon champions as Monday's friendly tie with Burkina Faso was cancelled after, according to the Nigeria Football Federation, "seven players in the Burkinabe contingent failed to secure entry visas into the United Kingdom."

@alexiwobi after the training yesterday

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