The Global News reports that Jose Peseiro, the head coach of the Super Eagles has formally submitted his resignation to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the Super Eagles team following the expiration of his contract.

Peseiro assumed leadership of the team two years ago and guided the Super Eagles to the finals of the recently concluded 2023 African Cup of Nations, where they were defeated by the host nation, Ivory Coast.

He wrote: “Yesterday, we concluded our contract with the NFF. It was a pride and honor to coach the Super Eagles. It has been 22 months of immense dedication, sacrifice, emotion, and enormous enthusiasm. We feel a sense of fulfillment.

“We would like to express our gratitude to Sir Amaju Pinnick (the president who signed us), President Ibrahim Gusau, General Secretary Mohammed Sanusi, Secretary Dayo Enebi, the NFF, all the Staff, and especially all the PLAYERS, with whom leading has been a great pleasure.

“Guys, we are thankful; it has been a privilege to be part of this family. We will miss you, but we will always be there for you, no matter where you are. A big hug to all of you”.

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