Breaking: NFF sacks Super Eagles’ technical crew, confirms Eguavoen’s resignation

From left - Austin Eguavoen, Alloy Agu and Emmanuel Amuneke

Following the failure of the Super Eagles of Nigeria to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the erstwhile Technical Adviser, Augustine Eguavoen, has stepped down from that position with immediate effect, a press statement by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed.

The statement has thus confirmed Blueprint story earlier on Thursday.

Accordding to the statement quoting the NFF General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi. , “The NFF has in the meantime withdrawn the two-and-half years contract offered the coaches and terminated the appointment of the entire technical crew of the team with immediate effect. A new crew will be announced after a proper review to lead the new charge of reinvigorating the Super Eagles to face future challenges appropriately.

“We thank the coaches and team officials for their service to the nation and wish them success in their future endeavours.”

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