The coach of the Nigerian Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh, has resigned from his job. Oliseh announced his resignation in the early hours of after few months on the saddle as the coach.

It was gathered that the coach throw in the towel after his salary arrears was settled by the NFF. He claimed that he did not enjoy the right support from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and there are signs by the football authority to sabotage him ahead of next month’s crucial AFCON qualifiers against Egypt.

Nigeria hosts seven-time African champions and group leaders Egypt on March 25 in Kaduna before a reverse fixture in Egypt.



Dear General Secretary of NFF,

Object: Letter of Resignation.


Due to incessant Violations of our signed agreement (Contract) I am hereby informing you of my decision to terminate our working collaboration signed in July 2015

The most important objective is for the Super Eagles Of Nigeria to qualify to the next AFCON and the World Cup 2018.

Since so little help is being rendered me in getting the players to give their best and very vital conditions and advantages to the team play are also being sacrificed coupled with non redress of the aforementioned despite my several e mails and others, seeking your aid to effectively carry out my duties were ignored.

These unconducive working conditions that my coaching crew and myself have to live with, your contractual violations and the interest of the nation necessitates that I tender my resignation and recourse to the termination of our working agreement.

Many thanks for the opportunity to serve my fatherland.


Sunday Oliseh

Chief Coach Super Eagles of Nigeria