By Izuchukwu Okosi:
Former Nigeria coach Paul Hamilton is dead, his wife has confirmed to Completespprtsnigeria.com.
The 75-year-old, born July 31, 1941, had been bedridden after his left leg was amputated at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital.
Hamilton’s wife Durdy confirmed the sad news on Thursday when Completesportsnigeria.com called her.
“My husband is dead o. What you heard is true. As I speak with you, I’m at the Military Hospital in Yaba,” Mrs Hamilton told Completesportsnigeria.com.
“As I speak with you, I’m with some doctors for a meeting.”
Hamilton was a onetime Super Eagles and Super Falcons head coach.
Two former Super Eagles coaches, Stephen Keshi and Shaibu Amodu, died last year.