Technical Committee dispels ‘foreign assistant’ rumours

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The Technical and Development Committee of the Nigeria Footbal Federation rose from its 22nd meeting on Wednesday, 12th February, 2014, slamming the speculations of a planned ‘foreign technical assistant’ for Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Stephen Keshi.

The Committee also recommended to the Executive Committee, the appointment of a new technical crew for the U-20 boys’ team, Flying Eagles, while also recommending that all indigenous Coaches must obtain a Nigeria Football Federation Coaching License.

1) The Technical and Development Committee would want to restate its stand that at no time did it contemplate, approve or recommend for the appointment of any foreign Technical Assistant to Head Coach of Super Eagles, Mr. Stephen Keshi.

2) Committee reiterates the fact that it has given, and will continue to give, its unflinching support to Mr. Keshi and the team to do Nigeria proud at the 20th FIFA World Cup finals, Brazil 2014.

3)The Committee recommended to the Executive Committee the following persons to make up the technical crew of the U-20 Men National Team,

Flying Eagles: Manu Garba (Head Coach); Nduka Ugbade (Assistant Coach); Fancy Ewulu (Goalkeepers’ Trainer) 4) Committee recommended to the Executive Committee to make it compulsory for all indigenous Coaches to obtain a Nigeria Football Federation Coaching License.

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