Super Eagles Get New Trainer For World Cup

607, Bernard Ginès

Coach of World-Cup bound Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has unveiled the new addition to the team’s technical crew, Bernard Ginès.

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Rohr also announced other developments in the national team in an interview he granted French website

The Franco-German revealed that ahead of the World Cup, the Eagles will play  Poland in a friendly match on March 23, adding that tentatively the match is scheduled for Wroclaw or the Silesian Stadium in Chorzów.

According to the report, Rohr, also hinted of a new addition to Eagles’ technical crew and how the team is preparing for the mundial.

He said, “Physically, we will be ready. We will take a second physical trainer, in this case Bernard Ginès, I had in my staff in Nice, between 2002 and 2005. We will receive FieldWiz, which are GPS to work better in detail.

“We will have to progress in the scouting of our own players so as not to make mistakes in  the list of 30, then that of 23. We will strengthen the scouting team.”

Gines was until June, 2107, the fitness coach of Lique 1 side,  FC Sochaux,  a position he assumed in 2013. Between 2009-2011 he was the Rehab coach of another French side, FC Nantes while between 2007-2008, he was the Assistant Coach of Ajaccio.


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