NFF searches for  a new Super Eagles coach.


The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed the vacancy in the head coach position of  the Super Eagles .

Jose Peseiro the Super Eagles coach announces his exit as the  head coach of Nigeria’s men’s senior national team, the super eagles on 1st march.

The Portuguese, appointed Eagles head coach in 2022, said his contract with the NFF had run out, and no new deal had been agreed on.

Peseiro’s exit came a few weeks after he led Nigeria to the silver medal at the recently concluded Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cote d’Ivoire.

NFF had not released an official statement on the development since Peseiro’s announcement.

Meanwhile, the NFF release on Friday, have called for an applications from coaches looking to succeed the Portuguese.

The federation also added requirements that prospective applicants must meet to land the job.

“Here’s what we’re looking for in our next Super Eagles Head Coach: Top-tier qualifications — You’ll possess the necessary coaching qualifications to lead a national team. Elite experience — Proven experience managing football at the highest level is essential,” the statement reads.

“Winning mentality — A successful track record of leading teams to victories is a must. Africa in focus — While not mandatory, knowledge of African football will be a strong positive.”

NFF added that prospective applicants must send emails to before March 12.

The federation also declared the Golden Eaglets head coach role vacant and called on interested candidates to apply for the position.