NFF Confirms Jose Peseiro As Super Eagles Head Coach, Finidi As Assistant

OFFICIAL: NFF APPOINTS JOSÉ PESEIRO AS HEAD COACH OF SUPER EAGLES The Nigeria Football Federation on Sunday announced the appointment of Mr Joeé Santos Peseiro as the new Head Coach of the Senior Men National Team, Super Eagles. The appointment is with immediate effect, subject to the signing of agreed terms between the NFF and Mr Peseiro. José Vitor dos Santos Peseiro, 62 last month, is a Portuguese who played as a striker in his days and has wide and varied experience coaching top Clubs and National Teams across four…

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FIFA Sanctions Nigeria Over World Cup Fracas In Abuja

World soccer ruling body, FIFA, has imposed a 150,000 Swiss Franc fine on Nigeria following the unruly behaviour of fans at the end of the second leg Qatar 2022 World Cup play-off between the Super Eagles and Black Stars of Ghana at the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abuja, on March 29. The match which ended in a 1-all draw sealed Ghana’s qualification to the World Cup later this year. Alongside the fine, the Country will play one home game without spectators. Read Also : FG Fulfil 28-Year-Old Pledge, Allocates Houses To…

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Blacks Stars of Ghana train with torchlight as NEPA strikes hard (video)

The Black stars of Ghana 🇬🇭 are currently in Nigeria for a very crucial world cup final playoff in MkO Abiola national stadium, Abuja. You’d recall that the Super Eagles of Nigeria were in Ghana on Friday for the first leg of the encounter which ended in a one-all draw. The Eagles 🦅 were meant to fly down from the plane ✈ as the Ghanaian officials decided to bring a short ladder for the eagles to disembark with. That singular act infuriated Nigerians not withstanding having moved the match from Accra to…

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Super Eagles Beat Guinea-Bissau to Remain top of Group D

Nigeria go into the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations full of confidence after a 2-0 win over Guinea-Bissau kept their perfect run going. Umar Sadiq’s second-half strike put his side in front, before captain William Troost-Ekong doubled the lead after a long VAR review. It means the Super Eagles are the only team to secure maximum points from the group stage. They will face one of the best third-placed teams in the last 16 on Sunday, as their search for a fourth AFCON title continues. Nigeria made eight changes to their starting lineup, with…

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Genort Rohr sacked and Replaced by Eguavoen

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has terminated the contract of Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr. It has appointed ex-international, Augustine Eguavoen to replace him as the Technical Adviser on an interim basis. SaharaReporters learnt that Eguavoen’s appointment is with immediate effect. Franco-German Gernot Rohr had been in charge of the Super Eagles for the past 64 months and is Nigeria’s longest-serving manager. Following a virtual meeting of the NFF Executive Committee on Sunday, it was decided that Eguavoen will work with Salisu Yusuf (Chief Coach); Paul Aigbogun (Assistant Coach); Joseph…

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#2022WorldCup: Why Gernot Rohr can’t be sacked – Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, a former federal lawmaker and sports lover has revealed why the Nigerian football authorities cannot sack Super Eagles’ Franco-German coach, Gernot Rohr. According to him, due to the $2 million compensation clause included in his contract, the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, led by President Amaju Pinnick would find it difficult to sack the former Burkina Faso coach. Nigeria walked a tight robe to qualify for the final stage of Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers losing 1-0 to the Central African Republic and drawing 1-1 with Cape Verde all…

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Breaking : Gernot Rohr has not been sacked

Gernot Rohr has not been dismissed as head coach of the Nigerian national football team as being circulated in the news. jkcyno news gathered that the head coach hasn’t been sacked as a confirmation from an insider in the NFF: However, the NFF has not sack Gernot Rohr yet but he has been asked to consider resignation✍️. Severance pay,but likely a stiff penalty. The only way they can fire him is if he does not get to the AFCON final in Cameroon. For now Gernot Rohr has not been sack…

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Super Eagles secure World Cup play-off spot after 1-1 draw with Cape Verde

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have booked a play-off spot after playing out a 1-1 draw with Cape Verde at the Teslim Balogun Stadium on Tuesday. Although uninspiring, the result was enough to send the team on their way to the final round of qualifiers for the global showpiece event. A Victor Osimhen’s first minute opener was quickly cancelled in the sixth minute and the remaining 84 minutes was a nerve-wrecking encounter. Nigeria needed just a draw while Cape Verde had to win outrightly for a chance to qualify to…

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NFF Confirms Salisu Yusuf as Super Eagles assistant coach three years after bribery ban

The Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation has approved the reinstatement of Coach Salisu Yusuf to his position as Assistant Coach of the Super Eagles and Head Coach of the Super Eagles B team, with effect from 1st November 2021. The NFF made this known in a press statement by its spokesperson, Ademola Olajire, on Thursday. The statement quoted the General Secretary of the NFF, Dr Mohammed Sanusi, as annuncing the re-instatement of the former Kano Pillars, Enyimba FC and Rangers International FC gaffer by the NFF Board was on…

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Napoli fans go “Gaga” with Victor Osimhen (video)

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen is currently the rave of the moment as he continues to flourish since moving from Lille to Napoli FC last season. The in-form striker has scored 8 goals in 7 appearances this season. During their match last night with Torino, the Nigerian striker broke the Torino fan’s heart at the 81″ of the game as he rose highest to nod in the winning goal in the match. The highlight of the event being the entire Napoli’s fans Chanting his name ferociously, “victor…… Osimheeeeeeeen”!!!!! 🇳🇬 🦅…

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