The National under-23 Team Coach,
Samson Siasia, has commended the
Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for
hiring ex-internationals to coach the
The NFF is in talks with former Super
Eagles’ captain, Sunday Oliseh to coach
the senior national team.
Siasia told sports journalists on
Saturday in Port Harcourt, that it was a
good development for the growth of the
game in the country and for ex-
internationals with interest and
experience in coaching.
According to Siasia, Oliseh is good, I just
wish him the best of luck and hopefully
he would succeed.
“He should know how this terrain is, we
have been there for awhile, he has been
in Europe, I pray for him to cope, and you
know it is not easy,” he said.
Siasia said the U-23 team was well
prepared to take on Congo on July 19 at
the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port
He call on Port Harcourt fans to “come
out in their numbers to support the