NFF Appoints Portuguese Jose Peseiro As Super Eagles Coach

NFF made this recognized in a communique on Wednesday after its National Executive Council meeting..”

Portuguese tactician, Jose Peseiro, has been appointed as Super Eagles Head Coach by way of the Nigeria Football Federation.

NFF made this known in a communique on Wednesday after its National Executive Council assembly.

“After careful attention of a memo provided via Chairman of the Technical and Development Sub-Committee, the Executive Committee endorsed a suggestion for the appointment of Mr Jose Peseiro as the brand new Head Coach of the Super Eagles, following the give up to the relationship with Mr Gernot Rohr,” the NFF verbal exchange read in part.

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The Portuguese appointment is introduced 17 days after the sacking of Franco-German Gernot Rohr as Super Eagles teach.

Though Peseiro is anticipated to be on the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations next month in Cameroon, he’ll take over the group completely after AFCON.

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“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 gambling the role of Observer. It turned into unanimously agreed that the AFCON is a good avenue for Mr Peseiro to launch a running courting with Mr Eguavoen, who will revert to his role as Technical Director (hence Mr Peseiro’s immediate boss) after the AFCON,” the verbal exchange introduced.

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61-12 months-antique Peseiro spent his first eight years as a supervisor within the 1/3 and fourth degrees of Portuguese football, beginning out as a participant-instruct at his last group In summer 1999 he changed into appointed at C.D. Nacional, which he helped sell to the Primeira Liga in only three seasons. In 2002–03, he led the team to a very last 11th function.

Until August 2021, he become the teach of Venezuela. He reportedly resigned having now not been paid for over a year amidst the South American united states’s financial disaster..”