Former Nigerian footballer, Emmanuel Amuneke has been named the manager of Tanzanian National Team.
The 47-year-old signed a two-year deal to take over from Salum Mayanga after alhe failed to make positive impacts.
His first priority will be to get the Taifa Stars’ Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign back on track after a faulty start.
The east Africans are third in Group L having being held to a 1-1 home draw by Lesotho at the National Stadium, Dar es Salaam.
Before the appointment of the 1994 African Player of the Year, Tanzania had hired and parted ways with four different coaches since 2014.
Amuneke will make his his first official appearance when Tanzania face Uganda in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifying clash on September 7, 2018.