Enyimba of Aba have sacked their coach Usman Abd’allah following Sunday’s 4-0 defeat to Plateau United in Jos. It was a Nigeria League Matchday-12 encounter that ended in shock to everyone, Extrasportsnigeria.com reports.
Enyimba officials on Monday that Abd’allah’s assistant, Fatai Osho will take charge of the team on interim basis pending the appointment of a new technical adviser, as Abd’allah was addressed officially.
The club is without a win in the last five matches in all competitions.
The statement on Monday via their verified Twitter handle read: “Enyimba Football Club can announce today that coach Usman Abd’allah has been relieved of his duties as technical adviser with immediate effect.
“After a string of disappointing results, the club believes it must set a new course now and regain its competitive edge, domestically and on the continent.
“In the interim, coach Fatai Osho will take over head coach duties. All other announcements on this subject will be made later.
“The club wishes coach Usman Abd’allah the best for the future and thank him for his service.”