Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi has stepped down after leading the team to the second round of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Vanguard reports.
Speaking after the Eagles were eliminated by France in the round of 16 match in Brasilia, Monday, the Delta State-born tactician said it was time to move on after leading his country’s national team to the Africa Nations Cup trophy last year and the ongoing World Cup in Brazil.
“I have to go back to my family and face fresh challenges,” Keshi said.
Similarly, Super Eagles Captain, Yobo Joseph said he has had enough and can go no further as a national team player. “I think I should give the younger ones the opportunity to forge ahead. I have nothing new to offer.”