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Finidi picks two expatriates, Amokachi, Baruwa as assistants
 
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Mon, 13 May 2024   ||   Nigeria,
 

Super Eagles head coach, Finidi George, has picked two foreigners and his former international teammate, Daniel Amokachi, as his assistants.

The names of the two foreign assistants will be revealed before the Super Eagles 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifying fixtures against Bafana Bafana of South Africa and Squirrels of Benin.

Finidi has also retained Olatunji Baruwa as the goalkeeper’ s trainer.

Baruwa occupied same position under the previous head coach, Jose Peseiro.

The 53-year-old was unveiled by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Monday.

The former Ajax star officially left his post as Enyimba head coach on Sunday to concentrate on his new job.

Finidi was in charge of the Nigeria Premier Football League champions for the next three years.

He guided the two-time African champions to their 10th NPFL title last season.

 

 

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