Philip Anyanwu’s Billing excellent performance against Wolverhampton on Sunday had actually helped take Huddersfield Town to their first away win since February 24.
However, Danish midfielder performance, which helped lift Town from the bottom of the Premier League table, wasn’t missed by the football world including Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr.
The Nigerian Federation have convinced the likes of Nnamdi Ofoborh, William Troost-Ekong, Tyronne Ebuehi, Brian Idowu and Ola Aina under the stewardship of Amaju Pinnick, to pledge their allegiance to the three-time African champions over their nationality and country of births.
Billing, having spent his formative years as a footballer at Jerne IF and Esbjerg in Denmark, he joined Huddersfield Town in the 2013-2014 season following a successful trial.
He first represented Denmark at U19 level and won four caps for their U21 team, but Nigeria could make a move for his services by allowing him to represent the country at the 2018 World Cup.
Here Are The Things You Should Know About Him.
Philip Anyanwu Billing was born on the 11th of June, 1996 in Denmark.
He plays for Denmark U21 has he is eligible to play for his country of birth, Billing initially signed for Esbjerg in Denmark. He joined Huddersfield Town in 2013 on a youth contract before signing a four-year professional contract in October 2013.
In September 2014 he made one appearance for Denmark U19 as a substitute during the Danes’ 2-1 win over Norway.
He has made five appearances at Denmark U21 since March 2017.
The 22 year old height 6ft 4in, making him a ‘towering presence.