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NFF Shuns Finidi, Appoints Maikaba Nigeria U-17 Team Coach

NFF Shuns Finidi, Appoints Maikaba Nigeria U-17 Team Coach”

Bala Nikyu has been reappointed head coach of Nigeria U17 women's team by the Nigeria Football Federation.

Maikaba's appointment was announced on the NFF's official website.

Nikyu's assistants include former Nigerian global Toyin Ayinla who is the First Assistant Coach; Ajuma Peter Otache who is the Second Assistant Coach and; Christian Obi who is the Goalkeepers' Trainer.

Nikyu and his technical crew will be hoping to see off the Ethiopians for a spot in the World Cup finals in Uruguay from November 12 to December 1, 2018.

Maikaba will be assisted by Abubakar Bala as his first assistant while Oluwafunsho Bunmi Haruna will work as his second a ssistant, and Baruwa Abideen will be in charge of the goalkeeping department as trainer.

Nigeria won the FIFA Cadet World Cup (which debuted in China in 1985 as an U16 competition) in 1985, 1993, 2007, 2013 and 2015.

This will be Maikaba's first national team appointment.

He said, "It is always an honour to be called to serve the nation". I appreciate the NFF, who have found me worthy of the job once again.

"We can not afford to underrate our opponents so the right players will be selected to get the job done".



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