Brazil 2014 Keshi given the free hand to select base camp in Brazil

Stephen-KeshiStephen Keshi becomes the first Nigerian coach to be given the privilege to choose his side’s base camp ahead of a World Cup.
The former coach of Togo and Mali did not hide his pride over the historical opportunity offered to him.
I am happy to have been given the free hand to select the team base camp,” Keshi said.

“You may think it is a small gesture but not every head coach has that privilege. I am certainly going to use the opportunity to select the best for our team.”

Keshi’s Nigeria is drawn in group F on Friday to challenge Iran, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Argentina winner of the trophy two times (in 1978 and 1986).

Here is a statement from NFF member Ademola confirming the report.

“(Stephen) Keshi is presently inspecting a number of possible camps in the South American nation, and specifically around Sao Paulo,” Olajire said.


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