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NFF President Confirms Details of Finidi George's Contract Duration

In a recent statement on Supersport, Ibrahim Gusau, the President of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), shed light on the terms of Finidi George's appointment as head coach of the national team. Here are the key highlights:

1. Contract Duration: Finidi George's tenure spans a two-year period, marking a significant commitment to his leadership.

2. Performance Objectives: Gusau emphasized that Finidi George's mandate includes pivotal performance goals. These include securing qualification for the FIFA World Cup and advancing to the quarterfinals, a task that underscores the team's ambitions on the global stage. Additionally, George is tasked with guiding the team to qualification for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and aiming for a semifinal finish, reflecting the federation's aspirations for continental success.

3. Selection of Assistant Coach: Addressing speculation, Gusau clarified that Daniel Amokachi's appointment as Finidi George's assistant was a decision made by George himself, rather than a directive from the NFF.

The announcement underscores the high stakes and expectations surrounding George's tenure as he leads Nigeria's footballing ambitions. Fans and stakeholders will undoubtedly monitor his progress closely as he endeavors to meet these challenging objectives within the stipulated timeframe.

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