NFF gives Peseiro three-day ultimatum to accept pay cut or quit post


The Nigeria Football Federation has handed Super Eagles head coach, Jose Peseiro a three-day ultimatum to accept a pay cut and renew his contract, understand.

The NFF, through its technical committee, stated that the Portuguese will bid farewell to his job if he fails to make a decision within the three days.

Peseiro’s contract elapsed on next year February after both parties agreed he should continue the job and lead the Super Eagles to the 2023 AFCON that will hold in Cote d’Ivoire in January after qualifying the team with a match to spare.

Following the inability of the NFF to meet the burden of paying his huge monthly salary, the Federation offered to renew his contract with a pay cut.

So far, Peseiro has refused to accept a pay cut since he loves to continue coaching the Super Eagles.

The NFF who owes him about 12 months salary, and having paid two month salaries from the contractual agreement by both parties.

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