Former Super Falcons Coach Danladi Nasidi is Dead
Football lovers in Nigeria have been thrown into serious mourning after the news of the death of former Super Falcons coach Danladi Nasidi, the news came on Wednesday. The Nigerian Football Federation who received over $150,000000 recently took to their official social media page to confirm the death of the Nigerian coach, he was in charge of the National Under-15 team.
There have not been actual details of the cause of his death but it was said that there are reports that Nasidi had serious health issues before he passed on. He died in Minna, Niger state where his family are living, and will also be interred according to Islamic rites.
Nigeria Football Federation said: ”We are sad to hear of the passing of National U15 Coach, Danladi Nasidi this morning.” ”Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and the football fraternity in Nigeria. May his soul rest in peace,” the Nigerian Football Federation explained.
Before his death, coach Danladi Nasidi was planning to develop the Nigerian National Under-15 team where he has spotted many players in the country. Nigerian National League side Niger Tornadoes have also expressed sadness about the death of the Nigerian former Super Falcons coach.
The head coach of the Minna based-side Abubakar Bala described the death of Nasidi as a great loss considering how he has helped the club in the past. He said in a statement: ”We have been told about his death and it came as a sad one for us all at Niger Tornadoes as we pray that God should grant him eternal rest.”