• Babajide EverBlazin

Ex-Eagles star lands coaching job in Zambia

Former Super Eagles forward and Assistant Coach, Emmanuel Amunike has been announced as the new head coach of Zambia Premier League side, Zanaco FC.

Details of his contract are unknown yet but the former Golden Eaglets head coach will be on his way to the Zambia capital, Lusaka in the next few days to resume duty.

Zanaco last won the MTN/FAZ Super League Division in 2016 and came second in 2021.

They lost their league match 1-0 at home on Sunday against Forest Rangers.

Amuneke led Tanzania to break 39-year jinx after he qualified them for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON in Egypt.

He led the Nigeria U-17 Golden Eaglets to win the 2015 FIFA World Cup in Chile.

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