Former Super Eagles assistant coach, Daniel Amokachi, has been named the new head coach of Finnish second division team, JS Hercules.
This was confirmed in a statement on the club’s official website on Wednesday.
It read: “Oulu-based football club Hercules has signed an agreement with Nigerian former Nigerian national team player and coach Daniel Amokachi. He will take over from Pekka Haaranen who will continue as assistant coach. Amokachi’s agreement with Hercules is one year.”
Hercules was formed in 1998 and only recently gained promotion to the Finnish second tier.
After obtaining his coaching badges in Holland, the former Nigeria international served as a coach in the national team between 2008 and 2015.