Amuneke takes charge at Zambian club, Zanaco FC


Former Super Eagles winger, Emmanuel Amuneke has been appointed new head coach of Zambia Super League side, Zanaco FC.

According to Lusaka Times, Amuneke, who once served as Super Eagles assistant coach, is expected in the South African country in the coming days to pen his contract.

Details of his contract remain sketchy at the moment.

Amuneke is well respected in Nigeria having guided the Nigeria U-17 Golden Eaglets to win the 2015 FIFA World Cup in Chile.

The 51-year-old also qualified Tanzania for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt after 39 years.

He was a member of the Super Eagles side that won the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia.

Zanaco last won the Zambian league title in 2016.