Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi Sacked

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Stephen Keshi has been sacked as Nigeria coach.

And in his place, former Super Eagles coach, Amodu Shuaibu is to lead

a consortium of coaches for the final two games of the 2015 African

Nations Cup qualifier.

Colin Udoh reports that an expatriate coach will thereafter be

appointed to take charge of the squad.

The Nigeria Football Federation had released a communique wee hours of

Thursday after a meetingof the NFF Board 'in the interest of Nigerian

football and the desire to ensure qualification for the 2015 Africa

Cup of Nations finals'.

Keshi's two-year contract with the NFF lapsed in June, and the former

national team captain has been working in a caretaker capacity since

then. His technical and backroom staff were also fired along with him.

In their place, Salisu Yusuf, Gbenga Ogunbote and Alloy Agu will join

Amodu for the final two games of the qualifying series.

Garba Lawal replaces Emmanuel Attah as new Team Coordinator, Toyin

Ibitoye replaces Ben Alaiya as Media Officer, while Godfirst Chike

will be the new equipment manager in place of Chidi Ngoka. Only Team

Secretary Dayo Enebi retained his position.

[Laila Reports]

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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