The Nigeria Soccer Federation (NFF) has defined why Jose Peseiro will not take over the nationwide workforce.
The federation introduced Peseiro as the subsequent substantive coach of the Tremendous Eagles, solely every week after Augustine Eguavoen was put in cost on an interim foundation.
Eguavoen was tasked with main the three-time champions to the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, earlier than Peseiro took over for the 2022 World Cup playoffs in opposition to Ghana.
Nonetheless, the NFF has retained Eguavoen to proceed as head coach, whereas additionally drafting in former worldwide, Emmanuel Amuneke, to help him.
In a press release on Monday, NFF Normal Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi, mentioned: “In view of the optimistic efficiency of the Tremendous Eagles on the just-concluded Africa Cup of Nations which has given hope to Nigerians and boosted our confidence within the current teaching crew to qualify us for the World Cup in Qatar, we’ve got determined to simply accept the advice of the Technical and Growth Committee to retain the Eguavoen-led teaching crew and strengthen it with the addition of Emmanuel Amuneke.”