One of the veteran coaches in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), and Lobi Stars head coach Solomon Ogbeide, is dead.
Ogbeide, according to reports, had complained of not feeling too well before he slumped and died on Monday with suspected low blood pressure.
Ogbeide until his death was in charge of Lobi Stars of Markurdi who emerged as NPFL champions last season and represented Nigeria in the CAF Champions League.
The team made it to the group stage of the continent’s premium football competition; a feat no Nigerian club had achieved in over three years.
Ogbeide before his death has worked with a number of Nigerian clubs; including, Julius Berger, Sunshine Stars, Warri Wolves among many others.