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Looking At These Super Eagles Stats In The Last Seven Games, Will Jose Peseiro Finally Get The Sack?

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Nigerians had high hopes of qualifying for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar after a formidable performance at the AFCON group stages, in which Nigeria got all 9 points from the group.

Coach Augustine Eguavoen remained as the coach of the team after the AFCON and was given the opportunity to be in charge of the World Cup playoffs against Ghana.

Nigeria eventually lost to Ghana on away goal rule and didn’t make it to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Jose Peseiro was appointed as the coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria on 15th of May, 2022.
It looked like breathe of fresh air after the heartbreak from the Playoffs against Ghana.

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Nigerians are now beginning to question the Performances of the Super Eagles of Nigeria under Jose Peseiro.

Losing Five times in Seven games is unacceptable for a footballing nation like Nigeria and Jose Peseiro is now under immense pressure.

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The loss at home against Guinea Bissau is another proof that the Portuguese hasn’t settled down well since his appointment and could be fired earlier than expected.

Although, the Abuja Stadium pitch doesn’t look good enough, but that isn’t enough excuse for the team’s abysmal performances.

Here’s Super Eagles last Seven games under Jose Peseiro.

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Mexico 2-1 Nigeria ❌
Ecuador 1-0 Nigeria ❌
Nigeria 2-1 Sierra Leone ✅
Sao Tome 0-10 Nigeria ✅
Algeria 2-1 Nigeria ❌
Portugal 4-0 Nigeria ❌
Nigeria 0-1 Guinea Bissau ❌

Will Jose Peseiro get the sack or will He be given enough time to get better with the team?

Ibukun Aluko is a Football Podcaster, a Guest Football Analyst on Television and Radio Stations in Nigeria and Ghana, and a Local Sports Content Writer for Naija News.