Enyimba Appoints Olanrewaju Yemi As New Head Coach After Finidi George’s Exit

Enyimba Appoints Olanrewaju Yemi As New Head Coach After Finidi George's Exit 2

Enyimba football club have appointed Olanrewaju Yemi as its new coach following the departure of Finidi George who took up the role as the new gaffer of the Super Eagles.

Olarenwaju served as Finidi’s assistant coach during his spell at the Aba-based club and helped as Enyimba lifted its 9th Nigeria Premier League title last year.

Enyimba announced coach Yemi’s appointment on Thursday in an official statement via its website.

Enyimba Football Club announces with mixed emotions the departure of Coach Finidi George, who has officially accepted a prestigious position with the Nigerian Super Eagles. Coach George has been an invaluable asset to the club during his tenure, and his contributions have been deeply appreciated.

Having joined in 2021, Finidi George swiftly made an indelible mark, leading the team to remarkable achievements. In just his second season in charge, he guided Enyimba FC to clinch the league title, showcasing his exceptional coaching prowess and strategic acumen.

Coach George’s departure marks the end of an era for Enyimba FC, but also signifies a new chapter in his illustrious career. His leadership, dedication, and passion for the game have left an enduring legacy at the club, inspiring players and fans alike.

In light of Coach George’s departure, Enyimba FC is pleased to announce the promotion of Assistant Coach Olanrewaju Yemi Daniel ‘Yema’ to the position of Head Coach until the end of the season. Yema has been an integral part of the coaching staff, demonstrating his commitment, expertise, and leadership qualities throughout his tenure.

Currently pursuing his UEFA B license, Yema is dedicated to furthering his coaching education and bringing the latest techniques and strategies to Enyimba FC. His passion for the game and his continuous pursuit of excellence make him the ideal candidate to lead the team forward during this transition period.

Yema will see out the remainder of the season, ensuring stability and continuity for Enyimba FC as they continue to compete. The club is confident in Yema’s abilities to lead the team to further success and achieve their goals.

Enyimba FC expresses its sincere gratitude to Coach Finidi George for his invaluable contributions and wishes him the very best in his new role with the Nigerian Super Eagles. The club also extends its congratulations to Coach Olanrewaju Yemi Daniel on his well-deserved promotion and looks forward to a promising future under his leadership.

Enyimbafc.net

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