German Regionalliga West club, SV Straelen Appoint Sunday Oliseh As New Head Coach
German Regionalliga West club, SV Straelen have announced the appointment of former Nigeria midfielder, Sunday Oliseh as their new head coach.
Oliseh will sign a one-year contract with the fourth-tier club.
The 47-year-old last managed Eredivisie outfit , Fortuna Sittard.
“Yes, Sunday Oliseh will be our new coach. A good 14 days ago we had delicious asparagus at the Straelener Hof,” president of the club Hermann Tecklenburg was quoted by waz.de.
“That was a good conversation. In the last 24 hours, we were also able to discuss an employment contract until June 30, 2023. On Wednesday 21 June, Sunday will lead the first practice session. We look forward to working together.”
He once managed the Belgian club, Royal Cercle Sportif Vervietois, and the Nigeria national team.
The former Ajax star had a stint as sporting director of Belgian side, Eupen in 2007.
Oliseh made 54 appearances for Nigeria. He was part of the squad that won the Africa Cup of Nations title in 1994 and Olympic Gold at Atlanta 96 games.
He enjoyed a successful playing career at Dutch outfit Ajax Amsterdam and Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund.