Newly Appointed Super Eagles coach Joseph Yobo said he will use his wealth of experience as former international to help the Eagles.

This development has occurred after the appointment of the former Everton centre-back was confirmed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)

According to, following the confirmation of his appointment, the 39-year-old has explained what he intends to add to the Super Eagles.

Yobo, who replaced Imama Amapakabo, is expected to assist Gernot Rohr and also disclosed his intentions for the Super Eagles on Brilla FM.

Yobo said,  “I want to add my quota to the development of the team,” Yobo said on Brilla FM.

“As a former player and captain, I will like to bring my defensive capabilities into the team and I believe it will be a massive improvement to the backline.

“I also want to learn from the coach [Rohr] because he has done well since taking over the team and it will be an honour to learn under him whilst I also pursue my Uefa/Caf badges.”

On Yobo’s feat, before retirement from professional football, the former Super Eagles captain has featured in three World Cups, six Africa Cup of Nations tournaments and Appeared 101 times for the Eagles before his retirement.