Minister of Youth and Sports Development , Sunday Dare , has revealed that the performance of the Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr and the Nigerian Football Federation chieftains will be reviewed .
Dare said the move was to ensure the interest of Nigerians are protected .
This comes after the Eagles failed to beat Sierra Leone in back – to – back 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying games- a result that left fans , and NFF officials unhappy .
“ First let me apologise to Nigerians , ” Dare told journalist.
“ We all expected better outcome (against Sierra Leone ). In every sports like football there are predictable outcome . We believe in the skills talent of the Eagles .
“ The country also expects that when we hire a technical adviser we expect good returns from him .
“ We are going to sit and have a review of what has happened . We review the entire team , look at the players if they qualify to play for the Eagles.
“ We will also review the technical adviser and the entire people involved with football administration and the Eagles.
“ When you fail to do the necessary check then you run the risk of repeating the failures and disappointment in the past .
“ As the minister of youths and sports it is my responsibility to ensure that the interests of Nigerians are protected .
“ To ensure we have a football administration that serves the purpose vision and need of the country . It ’ s a partnership and not interference .