The Nigerian Football Federation has named U-23 coach, Samson Siasia as the new coach of the Super Eagles following Sunday Oliseh’s resignation. ‘Nigeria has re-appointed Samson Siasia as Head Coach of the Senior National Football Team, Super Eagles.
He will work with respected tactician Salisu Yusuf, FIFA U-17 World Cup –winner Emmanuel Amuneke and Alloy Agu for the upcoming 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Egypt,’ NFF’S statement read.
The NFF made the appointments moments ago and announced it on its official website.
Nigeria faces Egypt in March as the team begins it’s Nations’ cup campaign.
The former Nigerian international who was in charge of the team between 2010 and 2011 will be assisted by Flying Eagles coach, Emmanuel Amunike and Salisu Yusuf while Alloy Agu continues as goalkeeper trainer.