The Nigeria Football Federation NFF has given Super Eagles coach Jose Peseiro three-day ultimatum to accept pay cut or quit job.
The chairman of the NFF Technical Committee, Sheriff Rabiu Inuwa confirmed this to journalist.
According to the NFF Committee chairman, they will only allow Peseiro to accept ay cut of $70,000 monthly salary.
“The Technical Committee has given him [Peseiro] three days to respond to our proposed pay cut or we disengage him finally.
“We will allow him to continue if he accepts a reduction in his 70,000 USD monthly salary and other conditions of service.
“If he turns down our proposal, we will consider appointing a coach to oversee the dead rubber game against Sao Tome and Principe in Uyo, then we start to search for a new substantive coach that the NFF can afford to pay his salary.” Peseiro has refused to accept a pay cut.
Recalled that on Tuesday, the President of the Nigeria football Federation, Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau confirmed that they Federation has parted ways with Super Falcons coach, Randy Waldrum.
The Super Eagles are set to play Sao Tome and Principe in the AFCON 2023 Qualifier and could be without a head coach.