The Nigerian football governing body, NFF has confirmed the resignation of interim coach of the Super Eagles, Austin Eguavoen.
This publication, earlier reported that Eguavoen walk away as Super Eagles coach after failing to qualify for World Cup.
A statement on NFF website on Thursday, revealed Mr Eguavoen has stepped down with immediate effect.
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The statement read in full…
“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.
”The NFF has in the meantime withdrawn the two-and-half years contract offered the coaches and terminated the appointment of the entire technical crew of the team with immediate effect.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,” said NFF General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi.”