By Adeboye Amosu:
Former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles coach Manu Garba hopes to make his time with Nigeria Professional Football League newcomers Gombe United a successful one following his unveiling as the new technical adviser of the club on Monday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com
Manu had a successful stint with the Nigeria U-17 side, the Golden Eaglets, guiding them to lift the world title in 2013.
And he is hopeful of similar success with the Desert Scorpions.
"Working with Gombe United is a new challenge for me and I hope to make the team a strong force in the league," he told Completesportsnigeria.com.
"The NPFL is a competitive league and we hope to compete well against the top teams.
"The challenge will be enormous but we hope to make it a successful one."
Gombe United are back in the NPFL after securing promotion on the final day of the Nigeria National League.