Nigerian Football Federation has confirmed that former head coach of Super Eagles’ Stephen Keshi has died. In its Twitter page, the NFF stated clearly that Keshi died in the early hours of Wednesday.
“Former Nigeria Captain and Coach, Stephen Keshi, is dead. Reports say the legend died in the early hours of Wednesday, RIP Big Boss,” NFF tweeted.
Mr. Keshi reportedly died of cardiac arrest at age 54, while preparing to fly to US on Wednesday. He died in Benin City, Edo State.