The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has paid in advance the sum of N15million( fifteen million naira) to new Head Coach of the Super Eagles, Sunday Ogochukwu Oliseh.
According to the President of the Federation Amaju Pinnick, this accounts for the Coach’s three months salaries covering July to September 2015.
He also confirmed that a suitable apartment already hired for the coach. He said that the accommodation was identified by the Coach himself, and that the First Vice President of the Federation has been directed by the Board to get suitable accommodation for the assistants with immediate effect.
The President said that the new Coach is the new Pep Guordiolla of Nigeria football. He expressed optimism that the Coach would surely take the country to the next level.
NFF Technical Committee Chairman, Felix Anyansi Agwu said he would be convinced that Oliseh will succeed and key into the vision of NFF Board.
He said Oliseh is a person that cannot be resisted whenever he speaks.
He said that Shuaibu Amodu was involved in the discussion at Transcorp Hilton where the jobs of new Coach was streamlined.