A Press Release From Keshi As He Reconsiders His Job


My attention has been drawn to reports in the media that I have resigned my appointment as the Head Coach of Super Eagles of Nigeria.

While I have had cause to express my displeasure over some issues that happened in the course of our participation in the AFCON 2013, which my team won by the grace of God, especially concerning my relationship with the Nigerian Football Federation, I have since had opportunity to discuss the various issues with all concerned. I am therefore pleased to say that I have reconsidered my position and have decided to continue with my job.

I want to thank the Honourable Minister of Sports, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, for his swift and kind intervention.


Stephen Okechukwu Keshi
12th February 2013


  1. Keshi’s returns is d worst of mistakes he’ll b makin in his coachin career. I luv him d mor as he ws lucky 2 deliver in south africa bt i pitied him as he agreez 2 continued wit hs coachin of d NIGERIAN SUPER-EAGLE. While, may ALLAH deliver u, Mr Keshi.