Nigeria has no reason to fail to win AFCON, qualify for World Cup, says Erico
Former Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, Joe Erico, believes Nigeria has all it takes to become champions at the 2021 African Nations Cup in Cameroun, as well as go beyond the second round stage at the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
Nigerian league at 30 has been disappointing, says Onigbinde
While Nigerian football followers have been celebrating the country’s league on its 30 anniversary, former Super Eagles coaches, Adegboye Onigbinde and Joe Erico say they are disappointed with the performance of the competition.
Erico hails Falcons on latest FIFA rankings, advises NFF to invest in women football
Former Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, Joe Erico, has advised the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to look for ways to help the the Super Falcons maintain their position...
Yobo doesn’t need experience to coach Super Eagles, says Erico
Former Super Eagles Goalkeepers’ Trainer, Joe Erico believes ex-national team captain, Joseph Yobo has the pedigree to assist Coach Gernot Rohr despite not having any coaching experience.
Emmanuel Amuneke’s bravery did the magic for Tanzania, says Erico
Former Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Joe Erico says the ‘bravery’ of Coach Emmanuel Amuneke played a huge part in Taifa Stars of Tanzania’s qualification for the 2019 African Cup of Nations.
‘Fear of failure behind Rohr’s neglect of home-based players’
Former Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Joe Erico believes national team manger, Gernot Rohr is so scared of failure that he doesn’t want to play with home-based players even in friendly games.
About that Joe Erico’s naked hex
… Nigerians are psychologically hardwired to blame the victim It can be difficult to determine precisely where Nigerian football went off the rails, what with the constant sense of bickering and chaos through the years. However, according to former international and assistant coach Joe Erico, we have only to go as far back as 2002.…
Erico warns NFF against underrating Seychelles
Former international, Joe Erico has warned the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) against underrating Super Eagles next opponent in the Cameroun 2019 African Nations Cup qualifying series, Seychelles, saying treating the lowly rated country with kid gloves could cost the country a ticket to the competition. Nigeria lost its first match in the qualifying series 2-0…
VAR will lead Eagles to success in Russia, Joe Erico predicts
Former Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, Joe Erico has predicted that the newly introduced video assistant referee technology system (VAR), which will be used at this year’s World Cup in Russia, will ensure Nigeria and other teams in the championship get fair officiating at the competition. This development, he added, will ensure Nigeria reached its potential at…