NFF Sacks Gernot Rohr As Super Eagles Coach, Appoints Eguavoen As Interim Coach

This turned into confirmed in a statement shared on the reputable website of the NFF which disclosed that Augustine Eguavoen has been appointed because the intervening time instruct of the Super Eagles..”

The Nigeria Football Federation has sacked Gernot Rohr because the technical adviser of the Super Eagles by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

This changed into confirmed in a declaration shared at the reputable internet site of the NFF, which disclosed that Augustine Eguavoen has been appointed because the interim teach of the Super Eagles.

The declaration launched by using Mohammed Sanusi, popular secretary of the NFF study;

“The Nigeria Football Federation has appointed Mr Augustine Eguavoen, currently its Technical Director, because the Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles on an meantime basis. This is with immediately effect, and follows the termination of the connection with Franco-German Gernot Rohr, who has been in charge of the three–time African champions for the beyond 64 months, and is Nigeria’s longest–serving manager.“Following a virtual assembly of the NFF Executive Committee on Sunday, it turned into decided that Eguavoen will paintings with Salisu Yusuf (Chief Coach); Paul Aigbogun (Assistant Coach); Joseph Yobo (Assistant Coach); Dr Terry Eguaoje (Assistant Coach) and Aloysius Agu (Goalkeeper Trainer). Former Nigeria captains Augustine ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu and Garba Lawal had been appointed to offer technical and ambassadorial aid for the team.

“The dating between the Nigeria Football Federation and Mr Rohr has come to an end. We thank him for his services to the Super Eagles and Nigeria.

“We additionally want to thank the federal ministry of adolescents and sports activities for their collaboration and steering at some stage in..”