May, 25 2022.
Newly appointed coach of the Super Eagles, Jose Peseiro has expressed his delight in being named as the Head Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria.
The Portuguese gaffer landed the highly-coveted job after it became a vacant post for World Cup Qualifiers.
Peseiro said "Pride! It is with great pride and joy that I am the coach of one of the greatest football nations in the world.
Commanding the Super Eagles starts with knowing how to respect history, value it and be inspired by its roots".
The new coach will be getting his tenure started with the games against Mexico and Ecuador in the United States of America.
Peseiro will handle his first competitive game against Sierra Leone on the 9th of June in Abuja, before going away to face Mauritius in Marrakech on the 13th of June, with the Super Eagles starting it's AFCON 2023 qualifying series.