Former Nigerian International Emmanuel Amuneke has been named as Tanzania national team coach.
The former coach of the Nigerian U17 national team just signed a two-year contract
Prior to his appointment the 47 year old was recently the manager of Sudan Premier League side Al Khartoum SC,
Amuneke was a key player for the Nigerian national team from 1993 to 2001 and is fondly remembered for scoring both goals at the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia where Nigeria beat Zambia 2-1 to secure their second African title and his goals at the world cup against Bulgaria and Italy.
He was named African Player of the Year in 1994
As a coach he won the Fifa U-17 World Cup trophy for a record fourth time in the United Arab Emirates in 2013 and then led Nigeria to a fifth U-17 World Cup title in Chile