Former Nigeria international Emmanuel Amuneke has stated he can never be assistant coach to Super Eagles handler Gernot Rohr.
Amuneke made this known in a chat on Brila FM on Monday.
Reports has it that Amuneke is being considered for the assistant coach position under Rohr.
But rhe 1994 African Player of the Year made it clear he has coached Tanzania’s men’s national team so cannot take up the role of assistant to the German.
“Rohr is the coach of Nigeria, I was once a coach of Tanzania not the youth team, so why must I come back to assist Rohr. Why are we trying to belittle ourselves.”
Amuneke qualified Tanzania for the 2019 AFCON which was their first since the 1980 edition held in Nigeria.
He led the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria Nigeria to win the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile.