The Franco-German tactician recently signed a new contract that will see him in charge of the Super Eagles until December 2022
Gernot Rohr has been in charge of the Nigerian football national team since 2016, and his latest contract means he’s on course to become the country’s longest-serving manager.
The Super Eagles have had some exciting games under his watch, and he has led the team to two major tournaments with a game to spare.
To celebrate his new deal, Soccernet.ng picks out Super Eagles top ten goals since he arrived.
After qualifying from their group, the Super Eagles met nemesis, Cameroon in the round of 16.
Odion Ighalo put Nigeria ahead in the 19th, but two quickfire goals from Stéphane Bahoken and Clinton Njie gave Cameroon a first-half lead.
The Super Eagles came out firing after the break, and they drew level through a well-worked Ighalo goal. The 31-year-old fired in a left-foot volley inside the box following a chested pass from Ahmed Musa.
Minutes later, he turned provider as Alex Iwobi scored Nigeria’s third and the winner.