Ex-Super Eagle coach and captain Sunday Oliseh have been appointed to head the Dutch second tier Club Fortuna Sittard, Fortuna confirmed his appointment on their club website, proving he had signed an 18-month contract.
The 42-year-old who quit the Nigerian National team in March 2017.is expected to resume his role as the head coach of the Dutch club Jan 2, 2017
While Fortuna Sittard Turkish owner Isitan Gun said, he was very happy to announce the signing of the Nigerian international.
“Fortuna chose a coach who is young and ambitious in Sunday Oliseh,” Gun told the club’s website.
“He is ambitious and got vision which our players look up to.
“We are looking for someone who offers attractive football combined with the sheer will to win. In Sunday, we think we found this trainer.
“The past few days, he has already watched all the matches of Fortuna, so Sunday on Jan. 2, he will be prepared to begin his work.”
However, Oliseh first game will be away to same relegation battlers Achilles on the 13 of January, he will be facing an uphill task as his new Dutch club are currently sitting 18th in the Dutch second division a league consisting of 20 teams, which they only managed to have 15 points from 19 games.
Will Sunday Oliseh keep Fortuna out of the relegation waters? let’s keep our finger crossed and follow up.