Austin Eguavoen has stepped down as Super Eagles Head Coach following the failure of Nigeria to qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Brila FM who broke the news said Eguavoen has sent an official resignation letter to the NFF. The Sports radio said Eguavoen will now return to his role as Technical Director of all national teams.
The NFF confirmed Eguavoen’s resignation in a statement released on their official website. The NFF has withdrawn the two-and-a-half year contract given to the coaches and thanked them for their service to the nation.
It is now clear that the Super Eagles will soon have a new coach. Meanwhile Nigerians are calling for a total overhaul of the football federation.