The Edo State Soccer Affiliation will maintain a memorial lecture in honour of the late Tremendous Eagles coach, Shuaibu Amodu at this time.
In a launch made obtainable to Completesportsnigeria.com, Edo State FA Chairman Frank Ilaboya stated the lecture can be held to honour Amodu and in addition keep in mind the life and occasions of one of many nation’s most interesting coaches.
The lecture entitled ‘Life and Instances of Shuaibu Amodu,’ can be delivered by veteran coach, Alabi Aisien.
In accordance with Ilaboya, the occasion scheduled for the Media Centre of the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin Metropolis, will function coaches, former and present gamers, in addition to sports activities and soccer directors.
“Past the lecture, the event will function a reminder to each Edo State and the Federal Authorities on the necessity to discover a technique to immortalise Nigeria’s previous heroes,” Ilaboya said.
Amodu died in Benin Metropolis on June 10, 2016, aged 58, few days after the demise of one other Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi.
The late coach, who was Technical Director, Nigeria Soccer Federation (NFF) till his loss of life, helped the Tremendous Eagles qualify for the 2002 and 2010 World Cups and in addition led the nationwide workforce to the third place on the 2002 and 2010 Africa Cup of Nations.