The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced that Gernot Rohr will continue as the coach of the Nigeria senior men football team, the Super Eagles.
The President of the NFF, Amaju Pinnick revealed this on Wednesday in a series of tweets on his official handle. Where he stated that Rohr had reached a new contract agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
The NFF boss said the body has never doubted the ability of the coach to deliver for the three-time African champions.
I’m happy to announce that the NFF and Coach Gernot Rohr have concluded all contractual discussions and he will stay on as Coach of the Super Eagles,” Pinnick tweeted. “We have always had confidence in his abilities and we are confident that the national team can only go higher from here.”
“We can now qualify on qualifying for the World Cup and winning the Nations Cup,” stressing that “These are sacrosanct and Coach Rohr is aware of these conditions.” Amaju Pinnick stated.
Rohr’s contract was supposed to expire in June 2020, after he was named as the coach of the West African side in August 2016 after the departure of Sunday Oliseh.