Nigeria Football Federation Technical and Development committee headed by Christopher Green following the Eagles’ scandalous loss to the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, has proposed a scouting unit and the redeployment of a psychologist to the team, AOIFootball.com can report.
The committee had met with Super Eagles Technical Adviser on Tuesday following the team’s loss on Saturday and the committee’s head Chris Green revealed after the meeting that they have taken huge steps that will help the team in the nearest future amongst which is the setting up of a scouting unit in the Technical Department and the redeployment of a team psychologist to the team.
” We called for the establishment of the scouting unit in the technical department and that henceforth. “There will be redeployment of a psychologist to the team. We believe the players need to be psyched up for matches as we will face Cameroon which will be a very tough game, ” revealed the Rivers State FA Boss.
The last time the Eagles had a team psychologist was at Africa Cup of Nations 2013, in person of Dr. Robinson Okosun.