Former Super Eagles’ winger and Barcelona forward, Emmanuel Amuneke has been named by the Tanzania Football Federation as the Head Coach of its national football team.

The Nigerian will now be in charge of the Taifa Stars and will attempt to get their Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign back on track.

Emmanuel Amuneke has been confirmed as the new head coach of Tanzania national team, the federation said.

The 47-year-old signed a two-year deal to take over from Salum Mayanga, who was shown the way out for poor results.

Amuneke’s first priority will be to get the Taifa Stars’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign back on track.