Former Super Eagles assistant coach Daniel Owofen Amokachi has been elevated to the position of Technical director at JS Hercules in Finland.
Amokachi who announced the progress on his instagram page on Wednesday has been with the team since 2016 as a manager. “Excited to announce that I will be transitioning to the role of
#TechnicalDirector at @jshercules #theamokachis #kakkonen #football
#futbol,” Amokachi stated.
According to the club’s statement, Amokachi took the time to explain the decision to the first team together with the Clubs Chairman : “It was hard for me and for the players, but we all know that this is better for the team. I will still go to the training sessions and I will continue to help them with one on one sessions to improve their football skills” he concluded.
Amokachi began his coaching career with Nasarawa united and he has also assisted at National team level. In 2010 he assisted Shuaibu Amodu and in 2013 he was also the assistant to Stephen Keshi when they led Nigeria to AFCON victory in South Africa.