Tijani Babangida will act as Sunday Oliseh's Special Assistant and liaison between the coach and press, players and NFF
Former Super Eagles winger, Tijani Babangida has been appointed as the Special Assistant and liaison to new coach, Sunday Oliseh.
Babaganida will now reunited with Oliseh who was his teammate at Ajax Amsterdam in Holland and the national team.
Both have maintained a good relationship over the years and will hope to reignite the friendship to the good of the Super Eagles.
The former Vitesse forward will be joining up with the Super Eagles at their training camp in Abuja which opens next week.
Babangida made his international debut in 1994 and played over 30 games for the Super Eagles.
He participated in two Africa Cup of Nations tournaments and won the 1996 Olympics with Nigeria.
Babangida has experience in coaching, as he led Nigeria Premier League outfit, FC Taraba, to win promotion to the top flight for the first time ever two years ago.
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