Eagles' coach gets contract extension
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has been given a new contract that will expire in 2019.
The Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pinnick announced the new deal at an event in Lagos on Monday.
Rohr, who helped Nigeria qualify for their sixth World Cup, will arrive in Russia for next year’s football’s showpiece having another two years with the Eagles under his belt.
The 64-year-old former Gabon manager signed an initial two-year deal in July 2015 after he replaced Sunday Oliseh, with the provision of an extension if the team qualified for Russia 2018.
Pinnick also clarified that the NFF was not owing the German coach.
Reports by Miyen Akiri