NFF confirms American Randy Waldrum as Falcons coach


Pius Ayinor

The Nigeria Football Federation officials have confirmed the appointment of American Randy Jordan Waldrum as the new coach of the women’s national team, Super Falcons, reports.

Randy was the coach of Houston Dash until May 2017.

The announcement follows the meeting federation held in Jos, Plateau State.

The NFF communiqué afterwards read, “The Board approved the recommendation of the Technical and Development Committee for the appointment of Mr. Randy Waldrum as Technical Adviser of the Super Falcons, and directed the Secretariat to immediately conclude negotiations with Mr. Waldrum.”

The Texan had previously managed Pittsburgh State University; University of Tulsa, University of Notre Dame and Trinidad and Tobago (women) teams.

A former Falcons captain Florence Omagbemi coached the team to the African title last year but her contract was not renewed.