Jay Ajayi wants more British NFL players after winning Super Bowl with Philadelphia Eagles and realising dream

JAY AJAYI wants to encourage a brand new era of Brits into enjoying American soccer after realising his Super Bowl dream.

The London-born operating again and his Philadelphia Eagles took down the New England Patriots forty one-33 in a thriller at US Financial institution Stadium.

 Jay Ajayi celebrates the Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl win with a Union Jack draped over his shoulders

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Jay Ajayi celebrates the Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl win with a Union Jack draped over his shoulders
 Jay Ajayi draped himself in a British flag after winning the Super Bowl

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Jay Ajayi draped himself in a British flag after winning the Super Bowl

Ajayi moved to the US aged seven to pursue his dream and this yr all of the prayers have been answered after a mid-season commerce from Miami to Philadelphia.

He stated: “Everybody goals of being a champion, and I can say even once I’m gone, I’m a Super Bowl champion, and that is the best feeling on the earth.

“The journey and the challenges that I’ve been by way of, however to nonetheless be capable of contact and kiss that Lombardi Trophy, and to know that I’m a Super Bowl champion is the best feeling on the earth.

“It’s uncommon to be in positions like this, coming from London, attending to the States and even being a Super Bowl champion.

“I’m so grateful to be on the Eagles and for the chance that I used to be given.”

 Jay Ajayi realised his dream by winning the Super Bowl

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Jay Ajayi realised his dream by winning the Super Bowl
 Jay Ajayi holds aloft a British flag after his Super Bowl win

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Jay Ajayi holds aloft a British flag after his Super Bowl win

Eagles quarterback Nick Foles threw for 373 yards and three landing passes on his method to being named Super Bowl MVP.

The 29-yr-previous virtually give up enjoying two years in the past when he fell out of affection with the sport, and he additionally had a landing catch from Trey Burton so as to add to his three passes.

Foles stepped in for the injured Carson Wentz in December and the Eagles haven't seemed again since on their Super Bowl run.

Foles stated: "We have now such an amazing group of men, such an awesome teaching employees. We felt assured coming in and we simply went on the market and performed soccer.

 Nick Foles holds his daughter Lily after throwing Philadelphia to a stunning Super Bowl victory

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Nick Foles holds his daughter Lily after throwing Philadelphia to a shocking Super Bowl victory
 Nick Foles was named Super Bowl MVP after the stunning victory

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Nick Foles was named Super Bowl MVP after the beautiful victory

"We’ve performed this recreation since we have been little youngsters, we dreamed about this second.

"There’s loads of youngsters watching this recreation proper now dreaming about this second and sometime will probably be right here.

"To be right here with my daughter, my spouse, my household, my teammates, this metropolis – we’re very blessed.”

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, forty, vowed to return subsequent season after his third defeat in eight visits to the Super Bowl.

Brady threw for 505 yards and three touchdowns in a close to flawless efficiency, however his Patriots have been edged out by Philadelphia’s rampant offence.

He stated: "I anticipate to be again, however we'll see.

 Tom Brady was strip sacked by Brandon Graham in the closing minutes

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Tom Brady was strip sacked by Brandon Graham within the closing minutes

“I’ve to course of this a bit of bit however I don't see why I wouldn't be again.

“Dropping sucks however that’s a part of it. You attempt to win and typically you lose. That’s the best way it goes.

“The Eagles performed a greater recreation and they need to win. That’s why we’re not the champs.

“Nobody goes to really feel sorry for us. We’ll consider like we all the time do.”

JAY AJAYI wants to encourage a brand new era of Brits into enjoying American soccer after realising his Super Bowl dream.

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