The assistant Super Eagles coach, Jean Francois Loscuito was rushed to the theater and surgically operated on in South Africa today, January 9.
Exclusives News from Pretoria where the team is currently training ahead of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) said that the German suddenly became uncomfortable and started complaining of stomach upset.
The Sunday Oliseh’s assistant was later rushed to an undisclosed hospital in Pretoria where he was wheeled straight to the theater where the surgery was carried out successfully.
However, the source disclosed that a metal was found inside his stomach and has since been removed by the prompt doctors. The coach is getting better.
Recall that the coach has been in charge of the super eagles since the head coach, Sunday Oliseh’s absence due to viral infection treatment.
In a related news, following his team’s disappointing draw with Angola in a warm-up game in South Africa, Pretoria on Wednesday, January 7, coach Sunday Oliseh believes his boys are not ready for the 2016 African Nations Championship.
The Super Eagles ‘B’ team were held to 1-1 draw against Angola yesterday, January 6.
Oliseh’s boys took the lead from the penalty spot after 84 minutes through experienced Nigeria league campaigner Bartholomew Ibenegbu, before CHAN-bound Angola drew level four minutes later.