Niger Tornadoes Technical Adviser Abubakar Bala Muhammed will work with Kano Pillars Salisu Yusuf along side former Akwa United manager Kennedy Boboye and former MFM FC of Lagos, Rivers United assistant technical adviser Fatai Osho in the U23 and Super Eagles home-based teams respectively as the Nigeria 🇳🇬 Football Federation announced his appointment Thursday afternoon in Abuja, Felele247.com understands.
The former FC Lokoja tactician had previously worked with the Rangers International Abdul Maikaba with the Flying Eagles 4 years ago after guiding Niger Tornadoes to the 2017 Aiteo Cups final.
The native of Minna, Niger state is regarded as one of sort after in the Nigerian domestic football with a passion of young aspiring footballers.
Also, Nigeria Football Federation also appoint former Bayelsa United and Adamawa United manager Ladan Bosso will retain his position as Head Coach of the U20 Boys. He will work with former U17 Head Coach, Fatai Amao (Assistant Coach); Oladuni Oyekale (Assistant Coach); Jolomi Atune Alli (Assistant Coach) and; Baruwa Olatunji Abideen (Goalkeepers’ Trainer)
For the U17 Boys, Golden Eaglets, Nduka Ugbade was named Head Coach. He will work with Ahmad Lawal Dankoli (Assistant Coach); Omoniyi Haruna Ilerika (Assistant Coach); Yemi Daniel (Assistant Coach) and; Mohammed Nasiru Isah (Goalkeepers’ Trainer). Ugbade captained Nigeria’s first cadet team that won the FIFA U16 World Cup in China in 1985.
For the U13/15 Boys known as Future Eagles, Patrick Bassey will be Head Coach and will work with Abdullahi Tyabo Umar (Assistant Coach); Mohammed Kalli Kachalla (Assistant Coach); Ifeanyi Uba (Assistant Coach); Alh. Mohammed Kwairanga (Assistant Coach) and; Abubakar Abdullahi (Goalkeepers’ Trainer).