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CAF Invites Amuneke To Niger Republic

 Confederation of African Football (CAF) has invited Former Super Eagles winger, and the head coach Taifa Stars of Tanzania Emmanuel Amuneke to be part of the technical study group ahead of the world youth Championship game.

The youth grade tournament is set to take centre stage on Saturday 1st February 2019.

It would be recalled that Coach Emmanuel Amuneke was part of the FIFA study group in last year’s world cup in Russia 2018.

The Taifa Stars of Tanzania gaffer, Amuneke, is also presently preparing to play their last match of the AFCON qualifiers against Uganda.

A victory for Tanzania will make the team to break 38 years record of not attending AFCON knowing full well the last time Taifa stars attended AFCON was 1980 here in Nigeria.

Amuneke is gradually carving a niche for himself as far as African and also world football is concerned.

Former player of the Super Eagles who won the U17 World Cup as the Chief coach in 2013 and also won it again two years later as the Head coach in 2015.

About Ayeni Wale

Olawale Ayeni, is a Media and Communication Arts, Masters in view fellow, a graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Abuja respectively, has been in journalism right from his school days. He was a sports broadcaster with Osun state Broadcasting Corporation (OSBC). He was Sports Editor, Daily Stream Newspaper before joining Leadership Newspaper as Sports Correspondent. A lover of grassroots sports development and golf. A strong support of Arsenal FC.

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