The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said new Super Eagles head coach, Jose Peseiro must qualify for the 2022 World Cup and reach the quarter-final of the tournament.
Peseiro was appointed as the head coach of the super eagles on Wednesday 29th December with a lot of mix reactions from Super Eagles fans who believes the 60 years old is not good enough for the job.
NFF vice-president, Shehu Dikko, speaking with ESPN, said that if he fails to do so, the situation will be reviewed and a decision taken.
“If he does not qualify us for this World Cup, we will review the situation objectively and make a decision based on that,” Dikko said.
Nigeria will discover their World Cup play-off opponents on January 26.
The West Africans could face any of Congo DR, Egypt, Ghana, Mali or Cameroon for a place at Qatar 2022.
The first leg fixtures will take place at the lower-ranked team’s home