New Super Eagles Coach Sunday Oliseh was finally unveiled at an elaborate ceremony in Abuja today. Oliseh who chose his old jersey No* 15 for the official unveiling. The excitement at the ceremony was infectious and the NFF certainly feel they have made a sound decision. NFF boss Pinnick was exuberant when he said : "We are excited to get Sunday Oliseh. The federation has been working as a team. We've signed the Pep Guardiola of Africa"We will do everything humanly possible to ensure Oliseh succeeds. We will give him 100% support
Sunday Oliseh on his part looked prepped for the job ahead as he spoke extensively of the challenge ahead: "It's a great honour to be coach of this great Nation. I'm not coming as a messiah. I'm coming as a man who wants to serve his country and give 150%. Gone are the days when we had individual players who can win games on their own. But we have potential''. "We have the talent to change our fortunes, to regain the respect we once had and match that with results,"
Coach Sunday Oliseh insists that no player outside of first division in Nigeria or elsewhere will play for Super Eagles, according to Oliseh he will work together with tech committee saying '"if we fail, they fail". He also asked Nigerians not to judge him from the past saying: "If you judge Sunday from the past, you'll be making a big mistake. We have all matured"
NFF Chairman Amaju Pinick says Oliseh would be paid 3 months salary advance, therefore the Federation will not pay him again until October.