The Nigeria Football Federation has appointed Swedish coach Thomas Dennerby, as the new coach of Super Falcons.
The federation president Amaju Melvin Pinnick announced the appointment through his official twitter handle on Thursday.
The gaffer signed a four years contract to take over the team.
The president in his tweet, wrote: ” I’m pleased to announce that we have signed an agreement with top Swedish football coach Thomas Dennerby, to take charge of our senior women’s football team, The Super Falcons for the next four years,”
I'm pleased to announce that we have signed an agreement with top Swedish football coach Thomas Dennerby to take charge of our senior women's football team, The Super Falcons for the next four years.
— Amaju Melvin Pinnick (@PinnickAmaju) January 25, 2018
Super Falcons has been without a coach, since the team emerged Africa champions in December 2016, in Cameroon.
The major assignment for the new coach, is to qualify the team for the next FIFA women world cup slated for France in 2019.