By Adeboye Amosu: Sunshine Stars have extended the contract of their head coach Duke Udi for one year, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
The former Nigeria international joined the Owena Waves from Nigeria National League club Osun United last season.
Udi helped the Akure side maintain their top flight status after succeeding Kayode Olujoungbe who was sacked following the team’s poor start to the campaign
He has now been rewarded for his impressive work at the club with a new deal.
“@duke_udi and our management formalised agreement on a new deal today before the coach signed a new one year contract through to 2018,” reads a tweet on the club’s Twitter handle on Monday.
“The improved deal with @duke_udi contained a renewal clause for another year at the end of the new deal in 2018.”
Sunshine Stars finished in 10th position in the NPFL last season.