Jose Peseiro, the head coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, has officially announced his departure from the role following the conclusion of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

The Portuguese tactician took to his X account on Friday to confirm the news, expressing pride and honor in having served as the coach of the Super Eagles.

Peseiro’s departure comes as his contract with the Nigerian national team has reached its expiration. During his tenure, Peseiro led the Super Eagles through various challenges and competitions, including the recent AFCON tournament.

While the details surrounding the search for a new coach remain undisclosed, Peseiro’s departure marks the end of an era for Nigerian football enthusiasts. The Super Eagles will now embark on a new chapter as they seek to find a successor to lead the team forward.

Peseiro’s contribution to Nigerian football and his efforts in coaching the Super Eagles will be remembered as part of the team’s rich history and legacy in African football.