Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr’s mother, Elizabeth Rohr, has passed away at the age of 97.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) commiserated with the Super Eagles head coach on the news of his mother’s death.
According to a statement on the official twitter handle of the NFF, it read:
“We commiserate with @NGSuperEagles Head coach, Mr Gernot Rohr who just lost his mother Madam Elisabeth Rohr. She was 97. May her soul rest in peace,”
Rohr who led the Super Eagles to a bronze medal showing at the last AFCON in Egypt, guided the Eagles to a 2-2 draw in a friendly encounter against Ukraine at the Dnipro Stadium on Tuesday.
By Chineze Ogugua
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