Bayern Munich defender, David Olatukunbo Alaba, is truly in love with the green and white Nigerian colour.

Born in Austria by a Philippine mother, to a Nigerian father, David Alaba, led the Austrian senior national team to visit the Super Eagles who are camping in the country for Russia 2018.

During the visit, Alaba thanked his Nigerian fans for their support, while wishing Nigeria well at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

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“Born in Austria, but I’m proud to be half Nigerian, my father is a Nigerian, so.

“I’m very thankful for their (Nigerian) support, I know there is a lot of love over there (in Nigeria) for me, so I’m thankful for that.

“Only the best I wish the Super Eagles in Russia.” He concluded in a short video posted by Nigeria Football Federation on twitter.

The Super Eagles will travel to Russia on June 12 and begin their Russia 2018 World Cup campaign four days later against Croatia.

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