December 2, 2022



Aspirant, Marcellinus Anyanwu, will get YSFON backing, joins NFF Presidency race 

Marcellinus Anyanwu

Erudite administrator and coach, Marcellinus Anyanwu, has declared curiosity to vie for the submit of the President of the Nigeria Soccer Federation (NFF).

Marcelo’s declaration has jerked up the variety of these jostling for identical place forward of the NFF elective congress scheduled for September 30, 2022.

Marcelo, a youth specialist coach and Arsenal U-17 workforce coach on the Arsenal Soccer College in Dubai, declared his intention to contest for the NFF numero uno job on his social media deal with.

The previous MFM FC assistant coach mentioned his conviction to contest the ballot when it was thrown open was throughout enhanced session with numerous soccer stakeholders the place it grew to become evident that he had the qualities required to be the President of the NFF.

He mentioned that he was coming to construct a robust pillar and set up a formidable construction in direction of a sustainable and profitable soccer federation in Nigeria.

Marcelo mentioned, “We’re going to have interaction specialists that perceive the regiments of soccer and most particularly the grassroots teaching.

“We shall be participating tutors round to world, to coach our coaches.

He promised to collaborate with medical insurance scheme to accommodate the retired worldwide footballers,  inclusive of former worldwide female and male footballers.

“We’re going to present life insurance coverage for all former worldwide footballers. We are going to be sure that their well being is assured.

“We are going to companion with the Nationwide Meeting to go a invoice that may encourage sitting governor in constructing infrastructure, then we now have interaction multinational firms to spend money on Nigeria soccer.”

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The Imo state-born tactician whose position mannequin is Marcelo Lippi grew to become the primary Nigerian to be appointed as a coach on the Arsenal Soccer College in Dubai.

In the meantime, Youth Sports activities Federation of Nigeria (YSFON) has endorsed the candidacy of certainly one of their very own and seasoned coach/ soccer administrator, Marcello, as the following president of the nation’s soccer home.

The foremost grassroots soccer growth physique in it’s assertion of endorsement described Marcelo as essentially the most certified individual to take over the mantle of management from the outgoing Amaju Melvin Pinnick.

In line with the assertion, Marcelo who doubles as Kaduna State YSFON, Nigeria Soccer Supporters Membership and Nigeria Nationwide league Model Ambassador in addition to youth workforce soccer coach on the 2011 Nationwide Sports activities Pageant held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State is a agency believer of grassroots soccer growth and a core driver of infrastructural amenities for an enabled and enhanced soccer setting, describing him as the person to take Nigerian soccer ahead.

The physique whereas explaining that it took the choice after trying on the profiles of different candidates mentioned, “Marcelo, the top scout and guide of Gulf United soccer membership Dubai 2nd division membership in United Arab Emirate has a really wealthy soccer administration again floor and we imagine he’s the perfect individual to take over from Amanu Pinnick.

“It is a man with impeccable character and an administrator per excellence. He was as soon as coach of MFM Soccer Membership, skilled coach for U-14 feminine soccer membership and Arsenal Soccer college each in Dubai, United Arab Emirates in addition to served as sports activities coach/facility supervisor of Common Sports activities Membership, Sharja, United Arab Emirates, Head coach of German college sharjah United Arab emirate amongst different quite a few positions he has held within the soccer neighborhood each domestically and internationally and this wealth of expertise and plenty of extra he’ll convey within the operating of Nigerian Soccer.”

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