How westerhof traded Nigeria’s world cup for 100,000 dollars

How westerhof traded Nigeria's world cup

How westerhof traded Nigeria’s world cup for 100,000 dollars reveals former super eagles assistant coach and technical advisor, Bonfrere Jo

Bonfrere Jo made this revelation in a new statement released by the 1994 super eagles technical advisor

According to him, the super eagles coach in 1994, westerhof traded Nigeria’s world cup for 100,000 dollars before a game

This caused the super eagles to lose the game to the Italians in the second round of the 1994 world cup

westerhof traded Nigeria's world cup
Bonfere Jo

He revealed how westerhof traded Nigeria’s world cup for 100,000 dollars in an interview with Brila FM a few days ago

Nigerian super eagles were on form during the time when Westerhof was in charge of the team before painfully losing to the Italians in the 1994 world cup

9jatalkative reports that Nigeria lost the second round game in the 1994 world cup to Italy, losing 2-1 to Arigo Sacchi’s men

Clemens westerhof was the manager of the super eagles with Bonfere Jo as his assistant and technical advisor

The three time African cup of Nations champions, Nigeria painfully lost 2-1 to Italy following the equaliser from Italian player, Roberto Baggio

westerhof traded Nigeria's world cup
Clemens Westerhof

Roberto Baggio also scored in the extra time of the game to break the hearts of Nigerians all over the world

When Bonfere Jo was asked what exactly happened that day by the interviewer from Brila FM, he revealed that the coach, Clemens westerhof sold the game to the Italians saying:

“Everyone blames the super eagles coach, Clemens westerhof, he made a bad decision and we lost the game even before the it even started”

“He sold the game for 100,000 dollars and that is why we lost against Italy, If you do not believe me, you can ask the players”

This is the claim made by the technical advisor of the super eagles that westerhof traded Nigeria’s world cup for money which has caused a lot of reactions amongst nigerians all over the world

This news update is reported by 9jatalkative and confirmed by nairaland news forum

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