BREAKING: German signs two-year contract As Eagles Technical Adviser
Following recommendation of Mr. Gernot Rohr by Technical and Development Committee @thenff as Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles.
Nigeria Football Federation signs two-year contract to work as technical Adviser of the Super Eagles. this was made known at the NFF handle earlier today
Rohr, who has previously coached Gabon, Niger and Burkina Faso, has signed a two-year contract.
Committee vice-chairman Ahmed Yusuf Fresh stated at the weekend that Gernot was good and ideal candidate for the job.
“The committee was impressed with Mr. Rohr’s profile and current activities for the German Football Federation (DFB), so we invited him to Nigeria for exhaustive deliberations,” Fresh said.
“He was very positive, showed great interest in the job and is ready and willing to live in Nigeria. He is also willing to work with indigenous Nigerian coaches and with the committee and believes the Super Eagles can qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which is very important to the NFF.
“He swayed the committee with his calmness, good knowledge of the African terrain, focus and maturity.”