Peseiro in Qatar to understudy and learn modern tactics


Super Eagles boss Jose Peseiro is attending Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup to learn about the new practices of coaching.

This is according to the statements in the Portuguese media and confirmed by FL.

Peseiro is currently in Qatar to attend matches from the round of 16 and will remain there for the finals.

The trip is facilitated by the Nigeria Football Federation, who employed the 62 year-old employed after the Super Eagles failed to qualify for the World Cup.

“The goal is to see, analyse, observe, identify the best practices of the various teams in the competition, to draw conclusions about what the teams do in the game, whether in the different ways of working, of training, (and) also with special attention to the African teams of course.

“He has been in Qatar since December 2 and will stay until the day after the final.

“Although the decision to go to work during the World Cup, the travel, accommodation and most of the tickets, were taken care of by Mister Peseiro, the tickets for the semi-finals, third and fourth place and the final was made possible by the NFF.

Since his appointment in May, Peseiro has two wins over Sierra Leone and Sao Tome and Principe in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, and lost to Mexico, Ecuador, Algeria and Portugal in international friendlies.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here