NFF confirms new coaches for national teams

NFF logoBy AmaechiAgbo

The Nigeria Football Federation on Monday confirmed the appointments of of coaching crews of all the National Teams, with the exception of the senior men team (Super Eagles), U20 Women (Falconets), U17 Women (Flamingos) as well as the Super Falcons whose contracts are currently running.
Chairman of the Technical and Development Committee, Alhaji Yusuf Ahmed ‘Fresh’ told reporters that the appointments are with immediate effect, and that his committee has done due diligence on all the names as approved by the constitution.
In a release yesterday, Yusuf ‘Fresh,’ 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.”
The appointed coaches and their portfolios include
Salisu Yusuf (Head Coach) Under23 team. He will be assisted byImamaAmapakabo, Kennedy Boboye and Fidelis Ilechukwu while Alloy Agu will serve as goalkeepers’ trainer.
The U20 male team will be overseen by Paul Aigbogunas head coach; AbdullahiMaikaba andAbubakarBala will work as his 1st and 2nd assistants, respectively. Hassan Abdallah (Scouting) whereas SuleimanShuaibu is the goalkeepers’ trainer.
The Golden Eaglets, U17 will be tutored by U17 Manu Garba as head coach. He will be assisted by NdukaUgbade and JolomiAtune Ali.BunmiHaruna is the scouting officer while AbideenBaruwaOlatunji is the goalkeepers’ trainer.
AlalaDanladiNasidiis entrusted with the responsibility of coach the U15 team (Futre Eagles) he will be assited by HarunaUsman ‘Ilerika’and Ahmed LawalDankoli as 1st and 2nd assistant coaches in that order. Patrick Bassey (Scouting); and Ernest Salolome (goalkeepers’ Trainer)
For the U13 male team,JolomiAtune Ali was appointed the head coach. He will be assisted by Jude Agada and Abdullahi Umar Tyabo.AdewaleLaloko is appointed scouting officers as the position of goalkeeper trainer went to AdeoyeOnigbinde.

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