Category: Finidi

Not an easy decision – NFF President Gusau on Finidi as Super Eagles coach

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Ibrahim Gusau, admitted the decision to appoint Finidi George as head coach of the Super Eagles was not easy. Finidi was named successor to Portuguese Jose Peseiro on Friday. The 53-year-old got the nod ahead of his former international teammate, Emmanuel Amuneke. “It wasn’t an easy decision,” Gusau said in an interview with former Super Eagles media officer…

Iheanacho backs Finidi for Super Eagles coaching job

Kelechi Iheanacho believes Finidi George is the right man to lead the Super Eagles, DAILY POST reports. Finidi was confirmed as Super Eagles interim head coach this week. The 53-year-old, who is also the head of Nigeria Premier Football League champions, Enyimba led the Super Eagles to a 2-1 victory against perennial rivals Ghana on Friday. The former midfielder will also take charge of Nigeria’s…