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AFCON: CAF names Nigeria's Eguavoen group stage best coach

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AFCON: CAF names Nigeria's Eguavoen group stage best coach

Best Young Player: Ilaix Moriba (Guinea)Best Goalkeeper: Mohamed Elshennawy (Egypt)Former Eagles’ captain Eguavoen featured for the Nigeria senior team for 11 years, between 1987 and 1998, during which he lifted the Africa Cup of Nations in 1994, held aloft the Afro-Asian Cup the following year, played in three AFCON finals (it could have been six but he missed the 1990 finals in Algeria; Nigeria withdrew from the 1996 finals and; was barred from the 1998 competition) and featured at the 1994 and 1998 FIFA World Cup finals. He won a total of 51 senior caps.

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Sometimes I wonder why we need a foreign coach He should be our substantive Heach Coach with similar emolument as Rohr! It is a well deserved award to Austine Eguavoen as CAF names him the best Coach in the group stage of the ongoing AFCON in Cameroon. His tactical approach earns him this award while his players also played to instructions given to them. Congratulations to Austine Eguavoen

Well deserved 💪 NFF should make this man the coach already i don't know what Pinic value so much in Foreign coaches. Stale News always

Eguavoen named best coach of AFCON group stage | TheCableAustin Eguavoen , Super Eagles interim head coach, has been named as the best manager of the group stage at the ongoing African Nations Cup (AFCON) in Cameroon NGSuperEagles CAF_Online thenff Congratulations to him!!! NGSuperEagles CAF_Online thenff Chief cornerstone NGSuperEagles CAF_Online thenff Very impressive 👏

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Best Scorer: Vincent Abubakar (Cameroon) Best Young Player: Ilaix Moriba (Guinea) Best Goalkeeper: Mohamed Elshennawy (Egypt) Former Eagles’ captain Eguavoen featured for the Nigeria senior team for 11 years, between 1987 and 1998, during which he lifted the Africa Cup of Nations in 1994, held aloft the Afro-Asian Cup the following year, played in three AFCON finals (it could have been six but he missed the 1990 finals in Algeria; Nigeria withdrew from the 1996 finals and; was barred from the 1998 competition) and featured at the 1994 and 1998 FIFA World Cup finals.Eguavoen named best coach of AFCON group stage Author: Idris Shehu January 22, 2022 11:30 AM Austin Eguavoen, Super Eagles interim head coach, has been named as the best manager of the group stage at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon.Published 20 January 2022 The Super Eagles of Nigeria will face Tunisia in the Africa Cup of Nations last-16 stage.Nations.

He won a total of 51 senior caps. As coach, Eguavoen was assistant to another former captain Christian Chukwu when Nigeria finished third at the 2004 finals in Tunisia, then led the team to win another bronze in Egypt two years later. The 56-year-old has overseen the impressive resurgence of the Eagles since he replaced Gernot Rohr in December 2021. He is one of only 15 indigenous coaches to have taken charge of the Senior Men National Team of Nigeria, and also one of the 15 African coaches at these finals in Cameroon. The Super Eagles will stay in Garoua to play third-placed team Tunisia in the last 16 on Sunday. As Head Coach, the hard-as-nails defender has the most win-record with the Super Eagles, winning nine of his 12 matches in charge between 2005 and 2007, and is one of only three coaches to have steered an African country to the top 10 of the FIFA rankings (the other two being Clemens Westerhof and Egypt’s Hassan Shehata). He has been praised by many of the footballers in the squad for bestowing upon them newly-fangled freedom and credited for adding a breath of fresh air to the team. On Thursday, Eguavoen waved aside the record of his being the only Nigeria coach to have led the Super Eagles to win all three group phase matches at the AFCON, when his wards steamrolled Ghana, Zimbabwe and Senegal in Egypt 16 years ago. “He is not in Cameroon because we have not signed a contract with him yet.

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