It was discovered that the Rohr’s contract had been severally breached by the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation who contracted him.
Just a month and to the start of the 2019 Africa Cup of nations, the Super Eagles’ Technical adviser Gernot Rohr isn’t a cheerful man.
This was disclosed to journalists by a very close source to the team who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
The source more disclosed that the Franco-German Coach’s contract had been severally breached by the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation who contracted Rohr.
“There are bound clauses within the contract of Coach Rohr that’s better-known to only the NFF and also the Coach. Since the Coach could be a very close friend, he has typically complained bitterly to me that the NFF hasn’t met his monetary benefits.
“The last time Rohr received his regular payment was Dec 2018 and also the three months ahead payment wasn’t made because it was widely publicized then.
“Even as we speak right now the Coach still didn’t get his salaries from January 2019 up to now. However, does one need him to be happy going into the ultimate lap of preparations for the 2019 AFCON in Egypt? The only issue which will make him happy is for the NFF to pay his regular payment up to date before going to the AFCON competition.
“Another issue that the Coach is complaining about is that the non-reimbursement of the expenses incurred in the Niger Republic when he was with the Flying Eagles for the U20 Africa Cup of nations.
“This cash that he spent on the trip together with flight ticket and hotel bills are however to be paid when he created many attempts to induce refund from the NFF.
“All these and other undue pressures have made the task very tough for him. If not for the sake of some senior players within the team, he may have called it quits. However, one thing has got to be done to make the task conducive for him to focus on his duties”, the impeccable source disclosed to newsmen.