By Sab Osuji:
Enugu Rangers have confirmed the appointment of the duo of Duke Udi and Suleiman Shuaibu as coaches for the Coal City Flying Antelopes, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Completesportsnigeria.com scooped that the pair successfully negotiated with management of the club on Monday August 3, 2015 and were slated to assume work on Tuesday August 4, 2015.
We also gathered that an eight-man team comprising Rangers’ General Manager, Ozor Paul Chibuzor, secretary of the club, team manager, technical consultant Christian Chukwu, were among the officials of the Coal City Flying Antelopes that interviewed Udi and Shuaibu for the job.
Duke Udi, a former Super Eagles midfielder and ex- Giwa FC of Jos
coach will fill the vacant chief coach position while Suleiman Shuaibu takes up the goalkeeper trainer responsibility in the aftermath of the exit of erstwhile goalkeeper trainer, Victor Okoh who was recently relieved of his duties.
Udi confirmed his appointment when he informed Completesportsnigeria.com that all negotiations have been concluded.
“I’m delighted to be part of the famous Enugu Rangers coaching crew. It has been my dream to be part of one of Nigeria’s foremost teams and I cannot wait to give my 150% to help the club reach the promised land,” Udi told Completesportsnigeria.com.
“We’ve concluded discussions and started work full blast on Tuesday,” the former Shooting Stars of Ibadan and Enyimba midfielder said.