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Oliseh Suffers First Defeat As Coach Of Dutch Side Fortuna Sittard

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Former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh tasted defeat for the first time since his appointment as coach of Dutch side Fortuna Sittard losing 0-2 away to Almere City FC.

Roundly praised for changing the mentality of players of the team since taking over by the Dutch press, the tactics of the former Ajax midfielder failed to save his team from defeat in yesteday’s game.

Oliseh has one win and a draw in the two games he has handled the troubled Dutch side until yesterday, where they conceded two goals in the second half to lose 0-2.

His contract with the team is a short term contract with the option of a further year if the team survived relegation to the third division.

The defeat saw them drop down to 16th on the log with 19 points from 22 games, and still within the drop zone to the third division in Holland.