The divorce between Jose Peseiro and the Super Eagles is far from record. The Portuguese technician and the Nigeria Football Federation ended up coming to a compromise. And the extension of the former Venezuela coach until the end of the African Cup of Nations.
After several weeks of negotiations, the Nigerian Football Federation and Jose Peseiro came to an agreement. Thus continues Jose Peseiro’s adventure at the helm of the Nigerian Super Eagles. The former Venezuela coach has signed a new contract. And the latter keeps him at the head of the Eagles until the end of the African Cup of Nations.
José Peseiro’s sacrifice to maintain his prestige
José Peseiro’s departure from any contract has been announced since July. Finally, the Portuguese coach finally stayed after weeks of negotiations. For this to be effective, the Portuguese technician had to cut his salary. This is a continuation of what he started.
Jose Pedrito’s new challenge with the Super Eagles
Jose Peseiro arrives in the year 2022, and is given two missions. Qualify and win the African Cup of Nations with the Super Eagles. As the calendar changed, Nigeria qualified one day before the end of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. By winning the exodus 3-2 against Sierra Leone. Thus, the aim under his new contract is to win the final title at the end of the Africa Cup of Nations in Côte d’Ivoire in January 2024.
Jose Peseiro, the pick that delighted the Super Eagles
Choosing Jose Peseiro to continue the adventure with the Super Eagles should please more than one player in the national team. Most of the team’s executives wanted continuity at the expense of changing the coach. This is intended to create a playing background with players who know each other because the change in training upsets things enough.