Salisu Yusuf to earn N5M-per-month as Eagles coach


Super Eagles of Nigeria’s chief coach, Salisu Yusuf is about to sign a contract worth N5m monthly with the Nigeria Football federation (NFF).

Salisu Yusuf following his appointment as chief coach, will assist the team’s German Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, as well as take charge of the home based national team. Before this appointment, Yusuf was the temporary coach of the national team.

Reports emanating from Africa Football says Yusuf, former Kano Pillars coach is likely to pen a N5million per month deal this week with the NFF.


The New Technical Adviser, Rohr is to be paid the sum of N18.6m ($47, 000). Former Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh was paid N5million monthly before he resigned in February 2016.

Gernot Rohr
Gernot Rohr

Before Oliseh, late Stephen Keshi was said to be on an N7m per month deal before he was sacked last year.