May 23, 2019

England player included in national football team

The Sri Lanka Football Selection Committee has included a British Player into the national team for the qualifiers for the upcoming football world cup tournament.

The British player included is Mervin Hamilton.

His name was also included in the 31 member national team.

Sri Lanka is slated to meet Macau in the qualifying round for the FIFA World Cup.

Hamilton is expected to join the team for training prior to the tour. The World Cup football qualifiers would be held under five stages.

Meanwhile, 31-year-old Hamilton’s mother is a Sri Lankan and his father is a Nigerian. Standing at 6.2 feet this centre forward player has participated in the UK Southern League football tournament.

However, Mervin would only be able to play for the Sri Lankan team, if he obtains dual citizenship prior to the match against Macau.