Peseiro Quits as Super Eagles Coach

Jose Peseiro has announced his exit from the role of coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria,

This followed the expiration of his contract with the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF).

Peseiro, who led the Eagles to the final of the just concluded African Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast, made the announcement in a terse statement.

He said, “Yesterday, we concluded our contract with the NFF. It was a pride and honor to coach the Super Eagles. It has been 22 months of immense dedication, sacrifice, emotion, and enormous enthusiasm. We feel a sense of fulfillment.

“We would like to express our gratitude to Sir Amaju Pinnick (the president who signed us), President Ibrahim Gusau, General Secretary Mohammed Sanusi, Secretary Dayo Enebi, the NFF, all the Staff, and especially all the PLAYERS, with whom leading has been a great pleasure.

“Guys, we are thankful; it has been a privilege to be part of this family. We will miss you, but we will always be there for you, no matter where you are. A big hug to all of you.”

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