Finidi George appointed enyimba fc ManagerSeptember 3, 2021
Finidi George Appointed as new manager of Enyimba International Football club.Enyimba confirmed former Nigeria international and ex Ajax player Finidi George as their new manager.
George replaces coach Fatai Osho who led the Aba Elephants to a second-place finish in the recently concluded 2020-21 season of the Nigeria Professional Football League.
Enyimba, having won more Champions League titles and more NPFL honours than other Nigerian teams, will look to count on the expertise of a man who was among the first Nigerian players to achieve success in Europe.
George was a key member of the Ajax team that won three Eredivisie titles, the 1995 UEFA Champions League, the European Super Cup, and the Intercontinental Cup.
He was capped 62 times by Nigeria’s Super Eagles from 1991 to 2002, winning the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia with the Super Eagles.
The 50-year-old retired from active football in 2004 and has since pursued his dreams of being a coach by acquiring a UEFA B license.
He dad been linked with the Golden Eaglets coaching role in the past, having previously worked with the youth team of his former club Real Mallorca in Spain