England U21 internationals of Nigerian descent Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori have sent the Chelsea squad good luck messages ahead of their meeting with Birmingham City in the semifinal of the FA Youth Cup on Wednesday night.
Abraham and Tomori have fond memories of this competition, having won it twice with Chelsea in the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons.
Chelsea tweeted : ”Our Under-18s are in FA Youth Cup semi-final action tomorrow (kick-off, 7.00pm). You can watch the game live on Chelsea TV!”.
Tammy Abraham retweeted the post and added : ”Good luck boys ??”
Fikayo Tomori stated : ”All the best boys?⚪️.”
Two Nigerian teenagers in Tariq Uwakwe and Faustino Anjorin are in line to represent Chelsea against Birmingham City tonight.
Ola Aina is the only player in the current Super Eagles squad to have won the FA Youth Cup, the right back was an important member of the Chelsea squad that lifted the trophy in 2014 and 2015.