The Nigeria Football Federation on Tuesday kept to its promise of rejigging the technical crew of the Super Falcons by bringing in Rivers Angels Coach, Edwin Okon, as Chief Scout to the team.
The Federation equally redeployed former Assistant Coach Wemimo Matthew to the national U-20 women’s team, Falconets.
Also brought in to beef up the technical crew of the senior national women team is Justin Madugu, who is designated as the 1st Assistant to American Head Coach Randy Waldrum.
In a statement, the NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, said the rejigging of the technical crew of the nine-time African champions is to reposition and return respect to the team.
In a related development, Pinnick has approved the opening of the Falconets’ camp as from this weekend for their second round fixture against their counterparts from Congo in December.
This is in connection with the African qualifying race for the 2022 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup slated for Costa Rica.
The Congolese will host the first leg on December 5, with the return leg in Lagos on December 16.