Former Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick has responded angrily to a renowned Nigeria Sports Journalist Osasu Obayiuwana. Mr Osasu sent a message to the former NFF President, labelling him as the culprit behind the failure in the coaching department of the Super Falcons and the recent uproar between Coach Randy Waldrum and the NFF.
In his text message to the former NFF President, the journalist said: “This is the trouble you caused that is consuming the Super Falcons. Read what Randy Waldrum is saying about you.” Attached with the message is a link assumed to be the compilation of the alteration between the NFF and Randy Waldrum.
Amaju in his response, accused the Journalist of treason and blackmailing: “Get a life, a wife, and a proper living, your treachery, and serial blackmailing is known to all. Failure Personify.”
In less than 10 days to kick off the FIFA Women’s World Cup in which the Super Falcons will be participating, head coach Randy Waldrum of the team and NFF, Last week threw a jab at the NFF stating he is owed 14 months’ salary and until now, the Federation has paid him 7 months. He said some players are still owed 2 years.
“Get a life, a wife, and a proper living, your treachery, and serial blackmailing are known to all.” ex-NFF President to a journalist.
Super Falcons, who departed Abuja for Australia after a dinner with the NFF have commenced training ahead of their first game against host nations Canada on Friday, the 21, and Australia on 27 July – through the team’s captain they have also proved to be false rumours making around that they are set to boycott games due to unpaid bonuses.