Although Nikçi has represented Switzerland at U-19 and U-21 levels, he has expressed his interest in playing for Albania and has manifested this also in celebrating a goal by making the sign of the eagle with his two hands, the eagle being the symbol of the Albanian flag.
^"Rebelohen zvicerianët: Mjaft me shqiponjën!" (in Albanian). Sport Ekspres. 8/28/2012. p. 6. "Une luajta disa ndeshje per perfaqesuesen e Zvicres ne skuadrat zinxhire te ketij vendi, por tani mendoj vetem per kombetaren shqiptare" Keshtu kishte deklaruar Nikci per kombetaren (English: "I had played some games with the Swiss representative at youth levels, but all I think about now is the Albanian national team" had declared Adrian Nikci)"Check date values in: |date= (help);Missing or empty |url= (help)