Legendary Nigeria footballer Emmanuel Amunike qualifies Tanzania for AFCON

Former Nigeria player and legendary footballer, Emmanuel Amunike, now coach of the Tanzania National team, has lead his players to the next Africa Cup of Nations, for the first time since 1980, after a 3 – 0 win over Uganda. 

The Tafia Stars defeated the Cranes of Uganda 3-0 at the National Stadium, Dar es Salaam, on Sunday to claim a spot in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations for the first time in 39 years.

Goals from Simon Msuwa, Erasto Nyoni, and Aggrey Morris secured the win for the hosts.

Amunike is one of Nigeria’s finest, he won the African Cup of Nations with Nigeria in 1994 and the Olympic gold with the Super Eagles two years later, signed a two-year deal with the Tanzania national team to replace former coach Salum Mayanga in August 2018.

Facebook Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.