The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday announced the death of mother of Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr.
The NFF made the announcement on their on their verified Twitter handle.
“We commiserate with Super Eagles Head coach, Mr Gernot Rohr who just lost his mother Madam Elisabeth Rohr. She was 97. May her soul rest in peace.”
Rohr was on duty with the Eagles in Tuesday’s international friendly match against Ukraine which ended 2-2.