New Super Eagles coach Jose Peseiro has expressed his desire to see the team succeed again.
The Portuguese coach has recently been confirmed as the new coach of the Champions League three times before the other three; Ernesto Valverde, Philip Cocu, and Laurent Blanc.
Peseiro, 60, was hoping to lead the Super Eagles for the first time when they face El Tri Mexico in an international friendly match at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas, on Saturday, May 5.
The Super Eagles will face Ecuador in a friendly match at the Red Bull Arena, Harrison, on May 2.
His first task was to qualify for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Cote d’Ivoire.
He is confident that the Super Eagles can win the upcoming AFCON tournament.
“Pride! It is a matter of great pride and joy that I am the coach of one of the biggest football teams in the world. The Super Eagles’ mission begins with the recognition of its history, its value, and its source of inspiration,” Peseiro wrote on his Twitter account.
“More than 200 million Nigerians, from all states and tribes, want the same thing: success.
“We will work with great ambition to finally call Nigeria” Champions African four times @ng_supereagles. “
Nigeria will host the Sierra Leone Stars in the 2023 2023 AFCON tournament at the Moshood Abiola Stadium in Abuja on Thursday, September 9.
West Africa will face Guinea-Bissau’s Djurtus in the second leg on Monday, June 13.