SHOCKER! Rohr Demotes Yusuf To Third Assistant, Imama Won’t Sit On Team Bench During Games


According to reports reaching sources in the camp of the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of their clash against Tanzania, Gernot Rohr has revealed the hierarchy of his six assistants.


The coach made it known to his coaches during a meeting yesterday how the composition of his technical bench will be like during competitive games, with assistant coach Imama Amakapabo not given a role.

Rohr came to Nigeria with three assistants and bar his video analyst who won’t sit on the team’s technical bench, the other two alongside Salisu Yusuf and goalkepper coach Alloy Agu are the others who will be with him during games.

Yusuf has also been demoted to the role of third assistants behind Rohr’s main technical assistant and his video analyst, as the German get set to proper work to position Nigeria for qualification for Russia 2018 World Cup.

A sign of this changes was seen yesterday during the first training session of the team, as Yusuf was isolated while Rohr and his foreign assistants speak on issues regarding the team.