30 May 2024
30 May 2024

Four more Udinese players called up for international duty

Okoye, Zemura, Kristensen and Abankwah will represent their respective countries

After Lazar Samardzic was officially called up for the Serbia national team, another four Udinese players have been selected to represent their home countries.
Maduka Okoye has been listed by Nigeria for the 2026 World Cup qualifiers against South Africa on 7 June and Benin on 10 June.
Zimbabwe will also be competing in the World Cup qualifiers and Udinese left-back Jordan Zemura has been selected for the squad. He’ll face Lesotho on 7 June and South Africa on 11 June.
Thomas Kristensen and James Abankwah have been chosen to represent the Under 21 sides of Denmark and Ireland respectively. Denmark only have one match scheduled, which will be against Norway on 6 June, while Abankwah’s Ireland will face Croatia on 7 June and England on 11 June.