Former Golden Eaglets coach joins Kwara United

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John Obuh, former Nigeria under-17 and under-20 coach has been announced as the new technical adviser of relegated Kwara United

The Ilorin-based club got relegated at the end of the 2015 Nigeria Professional Football League season and will play in the Nigeria National League in the 2016 season, and has announced Obuh as head of their coaching crew following the sacking of Tunde Abdulrahman, with the aim of securing an instant promotion to the elite division.

“The Kwara State Government has confirmed the appointment of John Obuh as our new coach, following a meeting with the club chairman,” Olayinka Owolewa, spokesperson of the club said.

It will be Obuh’s second spell with the club, having previously managed them in the 2008/2009 season, where he led them to promotion to the top flight.