Joseph Yobo has been named Super Eagles assistant coach. The former Everton defender replaces Imama Amapakabo on the technical team. Yobo won Africa Cup of Nations title for Nigeria in 2013 and retired from football in 2014.
Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has expressed happiness following Odion Ighalo's move to Premier League giants Manchester United where he will be until the end of the season.
Gernot Rohr believes Nigeria's opponents for the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers are tricky. The Super Eagles are drawn with Cape Verde Liberia and Central African Republic. He says his men must be at their best to achieve results.
Gernot Rohr who is the handler of the Super Eagles has reportedly been offered a new contract deal by his employers Nigeria Football Federation with some conditions he must accept.
Gernot Rohr guided the Super Eagles to a third-place finish at the 2019 AFCON tourney. The German-born coach won nine and drawn three of the 15 games he played this year. Rohr's stats this year show he had good outings.
Gernot Rohr, Super Eagles head coach, has denied giving preference pass on Reading FC player Ovie Ejaria over Queens Park Rangers' Ebere Eze.