Jose Mourinho reveals why winning AFCON 2023 with Nigeria will be historical for Peseiro


Jose Mourinho in his latest interview has spoken about his friendship with the head coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Jose Peseiro and why winning the AFCON 2023 title with Nigeria will be a historical event.

It is no secret that Jose Mourinho had reportedly played a huge role in Peseiro securing his position as the head coach of Nigeria with speculations indicating that the former Chelsea coach had advised the Nigerian Football Federation to hire him.

Jose Mourinho spoke extensively about how close he is to the head coach of Nigeria Jose Peseiro for the first time in an interview with FIVE UK. The former Roma coach revealed that Peseiro is his close and very good friend indicating that they have spent so much time together and even grew up together attending the same university as well.

Speaking on the importance of Jose Peseiro winning AFCON 2023 with the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Mourinho revealed that this would be an important and historical feat as he would be the first Portuguese coach to do so if he succeeds.

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