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Nigeria Football Federation Appoint new Coach for Super Eagles Ahead of Cup of Nations in Cameroon
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has again sacked indignus coach Augustine Eguavoen and replaced him with former portuguese manger Jose Peseiro belly less than two weeks to the Africa cup of nations in Cameroon officially appointed a foreign coach Jose Peseiro as Super Eagles coach
This was disclosed in a communique issued on Wednesday evening after a virtual NFF executive committee meeting sent to the sportfanzone .com.
Part of the Communique reads, “After careful consideration of a memo presented by Chairman of the Technical and Development Sub-Committee, the Executive Committee endorsed a proposal for the appointment of Mr Jose Peseiro as the new Head Coach of the Super Eagles, following the end to the relationship with Mr Gernot Rohr. However, the Committee resolved that Mr Augustine Eguavoen, named the interim Head Coach, will lead the Super Eagles to the AFCON 2021 in Cameroon with Mr Peseiro only playing the role of Observer. It was unanimously agreed that the AFCON is a good avenue for Mr Peseiro to launch a working relationship with Mr Eguavoen, who will revert to his role as Technical Director (hence Mr Peseiro’s immediate boss) after the AFCON