“I’m here to make the team win” – George Finidi’s first words as Enyimba’s coach


The Aba Elephants and the Super Eagles legend have finalised agreements and announced the deal that will keep the former Ajax star in charge of the two-time African champions for the foreseeable future

Ex-Nigerian international George Finidi has revealed his desire to return Enyimba international to the pinnacle of football in the country and on the continent after he was unveiled as the team’s head coach. 

Enyimba, on Wednesday morning, confirmed on their official website that Finidi has been appointed the coach of the Aba Elephants.

And the 1995 UEFA Champions League winner with Ajax has expressed his delight at taking one of the top coaching jobs in the country. Speaking to Enyimba’s media immediately after putting pen to paper, Finidi said:

“I have to say it’s a great opportunity for the club to have this confidence in me. I want to thank the chairman, the members of the board, and the supporters for even thinking about me.

“On my own part, I will be here to just work and do the job. It’s never going to be easy, but I’m here to work and make the team win.”

More details shortly.



Source: Soccernet