Shooting Stars legend Edith Agoye has expressed his delight at being named Sunshine Stars head coach.
The former Espérance Sportive de Tunis midfielder was on Monday unveiled as Sunshine Stars head coach, linking up with the club after leaving Shooting Stars.
He said during the ceremony in Akure: “Today is the happiest day of my footballing career; an opportunity for me to come back home and associate with my root. My father cried on hearing of the appointment here, it’s a proud moment for our family that I’m back to work at home.”
“I know there are a lot of expectations but I want to assure you that by the grace of God and the support of the people of resources present here today and the government of this state whatever the task ahead of us will be surmounted.”
Before becoming a coach the 46-year-old played for Shooting Stars, FC Schaffhausen, Rot-Weiß Oberhausen, SV Braunau, Bnei Sakhnin, Maccabi Herzliya, Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Julius Berger and Enyimba International.