The newly appointed Technical Adviser for the Nigeria national football team, Paul Le Guen may have rejected the job to take over the Super Eagles latest report suggests.
A respected French journalist, Herve Penot through his official twitter handle revealed that knotty issues around the Nigeria job accounted for the former Cameroon to stall on accepting the Nigeria offer.
Pour info : Paul le Guen n’ira pas au Nigeria. Les conditions pas réunies pour être sélectionneur. Rien à voir aujourd’hui avec la sélection
— Herve Penot (@hpenot_lequipe) July 18, 2016
Translation FYI : Paul le Guen will not go to Nigeria. Conditions not met to be coach . Nothing to do with the selection today
The NFF Technical Comitte also said Le Guen will be assisted by Nigerian Salisu Yusuf, who takes the role of Chief Coach.
The appointments are subject to agreement of contract terms with the NFF Executive Committee it was also stated.