Former Super Eagles Manager, Sunday Oliseh has expressed his shock at hearing the decision of Michael Emenalo on stepping down from his Chelsea role.
Oliseh feeding questions on an exclusive interview with brila.net expressed his shock on hearing the news. “I was actually shocked on hearing Michael’s decision”, But the truth is, Michael is a top professional, I believe his decision for him will be 200% right”.
The Fortuna Sittard of Holland Manager, However, declined to answer questions on the Super Eagles and the World Cup preparation but he opined that Victor Moses should be crowned the African footballer of the year following a fantastic year with Chelsea.
Oliseh who was a former Captain of the Super Eagles also made remarks on his recent success in the Dutch Eredivisie second tier and the importance of the UEFA Pro coaching badge.
The Fortuna Sittard coach, Sunday Oliseh was earlier voted the best coach in the first half of the Dutch second division this season.
Fortuna Sittard had confirmed it in their verified Twitter handle.
“Sunday Oliseh has been named the best trainer of the first period.”
“Perr Sabry was named the best talent of the first period,” the club wrote on their handle.
After taking over as coach of Fortuna last season, Oliseh helped the club to escape relegation.
This season his team are among the candidates for promotion to the top flight league as they are presented in the third position, six points behind leaders Jong Ajax and four points behind second-placed NEC Nijmegen.
He clinched the award base on his team performance despite their limited budget, and their run of six wins, two draws, and three losses also played a part particularly their one-month unbeaten run.
Speaking on the award, Oliseh who handled the Super Eagles of Nigeria before moving to the team dedicated it to his players, the management of the team and his assistants.