Abuja - As the
changes in the coaching set up of the Super Eagles continues, News24 has gathered
that the next victim of the sweeping change being effected by the Amaju
Pinnick-led Nigeria Football Federation could be goalkeeper trainer, Ike
had confirmed in a radio interview on Wednesday they will make more changes to
the Super Eagles technical crew following the sacking of Stephen Keshi, as he
said they are trying to raise a ‘coaching team’ for the Super Eagles.
a former Super Eagles goalkeeper, has been the Eagles’ goalkeeper trainer since
2010, when Samson Siasia was appointed the Super Eagles coach and he was
retained when Stephen Keshi took over.
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News24 understands that the NFF is disposed to hiring a foreign goalkeeper
trainer to replace Shorunmu, even though it is understood that incoming Super
Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh would prefer Alloy Agu.
presently the goalkeeper trainer of Nigeria’s men’s U23 team, and is a former
Super Eagles goalkeeper.
also previously worked as the Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, under German
coach, Berti Vogts between 2007 and 2008 and Amodu Shuaibu between 2008 and
appointment is expected to be formally announced on Friday.