Super Eagles: Peceiro's disregard for homegrown players comes under intense scrutiny

Peseiro named highest paid coach at AFCON 2023

Super Eagles head coach Jose Peceiro will go into the 2023 African Cup of Nations as one of the highest-paid players.

According to a report by DAILY POST, the Portuguese currently earns a monthly salary of $50,000.

Peseiro's original contract was for $70,000, but he signed a new contract with a reduced salary last year.

The former Saudi Arabian and Venezuelan tactician is paid the same amount as South African tactician Hugo Bruce.

Djamel Belmadi, head coach of the Algerian Desert Foxes, topped the chart.

The 47-year-old receives a whopping $208,000 monthly salary.

Louis Victoria of Egypt earns a monthly salary of $200,000.

Jean-Louis Gasset ($108,000) and Walid Reglagui ($60,000) from the hosts Ivory Coast and Morocco are in third and fourth place, respectively.

Peseiro and Bruce jointly hold fifth place.


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