4 years after his departure from Gabon, Jorge Paulo Costa Almeida finds a position of coach on the continent. He was declared on Wednesday, new boss of Equatorial Guinea football staff.
The Nzalang has been without a coach since the departure of Sebastien Migné. Jorge Costa thus takes over after the Frenchman less than 2 months ahead of the return of 2021 AFCON playoffs.
Costa, 48 years old, former Portuguese international has notably led Gabon to the 2015 AFCON.
To begin his task with Nzalang, the Portuguese will face Ghana in a friendly on 21 October in Turkey. Then in November, there will be a double confrontation with Libya. The opportunity to revive Equatorial Guinea in its qualifying group after 2 losses.