The Nigerian Football Federation has confirmed the death of Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr’s mum’s Elisabeth Rohr.
Rohr recently guided the senior national team to a pulsating 2-2 draw against Ukraine in Tuesday’s international friendly game at the Dnipro Arena.
The news of Rohr’s mother demise was confirmed via the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) twitter handle @Thenff on Thursday.
It reads: We commiserate with @NGSuperEagles Head coach, Mr. Gernot Rohr who just lost his mother Madam Elisabeth Rohr. She was 97. May her soul rest in peace.
— The NFF 🇳🇬 (@thenff) September 12, 2019