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Odemwingie eyes Nigeria recall

Stoke striker Peter Odemwingie feels he is now back in the frame for a Nigeria recall ahead of this summer's World Cup.

Last Updated: 31/03/14 at 14:27 Post Comment

Peter Odemwingie: Hopes to return to the international fold

Peter Odemwingie: Hopes to return to the international fold

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Odemingie, who has not played for his country since 2012, has been revitalised since joining the Potters in January.

The 32-year-old scored his fourth goal for his new club by netting the winner in Saturday's 1-0 Premier League win over Hull.

Odemwingie had previously expressed hope of a return to the international fold and has now made positive steps after past disagreements.

He told the Stoke website: "I've been in touch with the manager and the federation as well.

"It's looking positive now and we're mending bridges.

"If I can help the team it's never a question of me not being there. I'm always available so we'll see what happens."

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