Tag Archives: Coach

Super Falcons coach Dennerby promises to rebuild team

Thomas Dennerby, the new Head Coach of Super Falcons, on Tuesday promised to rebuild and improve the senior national women football team, saying “I won’t be a flying coach’’. Dennerby, while speaking at his unveiling by the Nigeria Football Federation

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles coach reacts to draw with Rwanda

Coach of the home-based Super Eagles, Salisu Yusuf, has insisted that his boys can beat any team in the African Nations Championship (CHAN) ongoing in Morocco. Nigeria began their quest to win this year’s competition, with a 0-0 draw with

Transfer news: Leicester City coach, Puel speaks on Mahrez move to Arsenal, Liverpool

Leicester City manager, Claude Puel, has opened up on reports linking his star player, Riyad Mahrez, with a move away from the King Power stadium. Mahrez had been linked with a move to Liverpool to replace Coutinho and also Arsenal

EPL: Leicester City coach, Puel reacts to Chilwell red card against Chelsea

Leicester City boss, Claude Puel has expressed mixed emotions following his side’s goalless draw at Chelsea on Saturday in the Premier league. City held on for a point at the end after the sending off of Ben Chilwell. Puel said

NPFL: Niger Tornades sack coach Abubakar Bala

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Niger Tornadoes, have sacked their head coach Abubakar Bala, only a few days to the start of the 2017/2018 season. Bala broke the news via his official Facebook page on Thursday. “Alhamdulilah! Alhamdulilah! Alhamdulilah!.

2018 World Cup: Atletico Madrid coach, Diego Simeone gives verdict on Nigeria, Argentina, others

Atletico Madrid manager, Diego Simeone, has given his verdict on Group D teams that include Argentina, Nigeria, Croatia and Iceland ahead of this year’s World Cup in Russia. Simeone said Croatia will be Argentina’s toughest opponent in the group, adding

Transfer news: Barcelona coach, Valverde speaks on Coutinho’s speculated move

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has refused to confirm whether Philippe Coutinho could join from Liverpool in the transfer window. Barca have not yet made an offer but there is speculation that a bid worth an initial €110 million is being

I am the worst coach in Serie A – Gattuso

AC Milan manager, Gennaro Gattuso, has admitted he may be the “worst coach in Serie A, after their 1-0 win over Inter Milan in the quarter-final of the Coppa Italia on Wednesday. The Rossoneri needed a Patrick Cutrone extra-time winner

2018 World Cup: Croatian coach, Dalić hires scouts to monitor Nigerian players

Croatia manager, Zlatko Dalić, has revealed his plans towards caging the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of their group game at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Dalić said he is sending scouts to watch Nigerian players both in the

2018 World Cup: Croatia coach, Dalic speaks on starting XI for opener against Nigeria

Croatia coach, Zlatko Dalić has spoken on his starting XI for the World Cup opener against Nigeria. Dalić said he knows the first eleven he will use against the Super Eagles, saying that he has the clue in his head.

NPFL: Tornadoes coach, Bala targets continental ticket

Niger Tornadoes head coach, Abubakar Bala, has set a target of clinching a continental ticket, ahead of the new Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) season. Bala will take his team to newly-promoted side, Kwara United, on Match Day 1 next

2018 World Cup: Nigeria strongest, most difficult team – Croatian coach, Slaven Bilic

A former coach of Croatia and West Ham United, Slaven Bilic has stated that Nigeria is the strongest and most difficult team in the Group D of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Bilic, a Croatian, admitted that the fixtures

EPL: Ozil volley reminds me of Real Madrid’s coach, Zidane – Cech

Arsenal goalkeeper, Petr Cech has lauded team-mate, Mesut Ozil’s strike against Newcastle on Saturday in the Premier League, saying it was one that reminds him of Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane’s greatest moments. Zidane during the 2002 Champions League final

EPL: Man City set to make Guardiola world’s highest-paid coach

Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola, is set to hold talks with senior officials at the club, over extending his stay at the Etihad. The 46-year-old is currently on £15m-a-year but can expect to see the figure rise to as much