NFF Nigeria's football body reveals new list of national team coaches

Nigeria's football federation has released those who will be in charge of the National teams

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Home-based Super Eagles for CHAN 2018 play The NFF have released the list of coaches for all the National teams (CAF)
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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have revealed the list of coaches for various national teams.

The Nigerian football body released a list of all the handlers of the national football teams except for the Super Eagles, U20 Women (Falconets) and U17 Women (Flamingos) because the current coaches have running contracts.

Alhaji Yusuf Ahmed ‘Fresh who is the Chairman of the Technical and Development Committee, told the nff's website that the appointments are with immediate effect, and that his committee has done due diligence on all the names and approved the constitution.

Alhaji Yusuf who is also vice chairman of the NFF Strategy Committee, said: “All the coaches will be unveiled at a later date, alongside the coaching crews of the U20 and U17 girls that were appointed earlier as a result of their World Cup qualifying campaigns.”

Salisu Yusuf play Salisu Yusuf will be in charge of both the Home based Eages and Olympic Eagles (Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

 

National team handlers

Super Eagles B /Olympic men team: Salisu Yusuf (Head Coach); Imama Amapakabo; Kennedy Boboye; Fidelis Ilechukwu; Alloy Agu (Goalkeepers’ Trainer)

U20 MEN (Flying Eagles): Paul Aigbogun (Head Coach); Abdullahi Maikaba; Abubakar Bala; Hassan Abdallah (Scouting); Suleiman Shuaibu (Goalkeepers’ Trainer)

U17 Boys team (Golden Eaglets): Manu Garba (Head Coach); Nduka Ugbade; Jolomi Atune Ali; Bunmi Haruna (Scouting); Abideen Baruwa Olatunji (Goalkeepers’ Trainer)

U15 Boys team (Future Eagles): Alala Danladi Nasidi (Head Coach); Haruna Usman ‘Ilerika’; Ahmed Lawal Dankoli; Patrick Bassey (Scouting); Ernest Salolome (Goalkeepers’ Trainer)

U13 Boys team: Jolomi Atune Ali (Head Coach); Jude Agada; Abdullahi Umar Tyabo; Adewale Laloko (Scouting); Adeoye Onigbinde (Goalkeepers’ Trainer).

This development comes after the football body unveiled Thomas Dennerby as the Head coach of the Super Falcons.

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