Former Super Eagles winger, Finidi George, has been named as one of the assistant coaches of the Super Eagles pending the appointment of a new head coach of the senior national team.
The current coach of NPFL side Enyimba of Aba is one of four coaches approved for the Nigerian job on Thursday by the Nigeria Football Federation.
According to the NFF, “a new head coach, for the Super Eagles will be announced and officially unveiled once the processes for his engagement and contract-signing are concluded.”
The new head coach will work with one of Nigeria’s finest players in the ‘golden generation’ Finidi George, who will be a 2nd Assistant coach, while Salisu Yusuf (whenever he is available from Super Eagles B/U23 Team duties) will be the 1st Assistant.
Other appointees are Usman Abdallah who is the 3rd Assistant, Eboboritse Uwejamomere will be the Match Analyst and another former Nigeria international shot stopper, Ike Shorounmu will be the Goalkeepers’ Trainer.