Posts Tagged ‘coach’

NFA set to announce Amodu as Nigeria coach

Written on April 9th, 2008 by
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After a protracted meeting in Abuja on Monday, the board of the Nigeria Football Association once again postponed the announcement of a new coach for the Super Eagles until Thursday. A communique from the meeting on Monday, stated that: "After... Read More | Share

Nigeria under-17 coach dies

Written on October 21st, 2007 by
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Yemi Tella has died a mere six weeks after leading Nigeria to the under-17 World title in September. The 56-year-old had spent the last two weeks at the Lagos State Teaching Hospital after being admitted for cancer-like symptoms. Tella, a former... Read More | Share

Nigerian coach makes accusation after loss

Written on July 16th, 2007 by
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MONTREAL -- Nigerian coach Ladan Bosso was exquisitely polite after Sunday's 4-0 loss to Chile at Olympic Stadium at the FIFA Under-20 World Cup. He said: Thank you very much... Read More | Share

Smith and Dungy breach colour barrier for historic NFL showpiece

Written on January 23rd, 2007 by
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After a wait of 41 years for a black coach to reach the Super Bowl, suddenly there are two. With their teams' victories over the New Orleans Saints and New England Patriots, the Chicago Bears' Lovie Smith and the Indianapolis Colts' Tony Dungy finally... Read More | Share

BBC SPORT | Football | African | Vogts ready for Nigeria challenge

Written on January 19th, 2007 by
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Berti Vogts says his troubled tenure as Scotland coach will help him be a success in his new job as manager of the Nigerian national side. The German spent three disastrous years in charge of the Scots from 2001 to 2004 during which time the team's... Read More | Share


Written on January 15th, 2007 by
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Former Germany coach Berti Vogts is to take charge of Nigeria's national team, the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) said on Monday. Vogts, who led Germany to victory at Euro 96 and also had spells in charge of Kuwait and Scotland, will take over on... Read More | Share

Still denying Eriksson Nigeria link – Football – Eurosport

Written on November 6th, 2006 by
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Eriksson to become Nigeria's head coach?Read More: Read More | Share

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