The Nigeria Football Federation is understood to be favorably disposed to slamming a heavy fine on Coach Sunday Oliseh over his recent outburst on Youtube.
While a fine of of Six million Naira (about $30,000) is being muted, there are insinuations that the NFF may go the whole mile with an outright sack; even though the NFF leadership have continually denied such claims.
Oliseh described his critics as “insane” and declared war on them following speculations surrounded his future as Super Eagles coach on the back of the country’s disappointing showing at the recent CHAN in Rwanda.
The Eagles gaffer has since apologised as he was on tweeter late Tuesday night, the 41-year old wrote: ” Please when I spoke of Critics I did not mean the general public of Nigeria! I would never dare refer to my beloved country men as Insane!”
“How dare i Insult 170 Million people who i love and have shown me so much love.Please forgive the Error of editing!God bless you all”
Nigeria face Egypt in two crucial AFCON 2017 qualifiers next month.
They are two points behind group leaders Egypt after two rounds of matches with only group winners guaranteed automatic qualification to Gabon 2017.