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Saudi Pro League appoint former Super Eagles defender as Director of Football

Ex-Super Eagles International and former Chelsea technical director has been appointed as the director of football of the Saudi Pro League.


The Saudi Pro League has appointed former Super Eagles left-back, Michael Emenalo, as the first-ever director of football of the league, Soccernet.ng reports.


The former Enugu Rangers full-back, who has accrued experiences with Chelsea as an assistant manager, and later as a Technical Director with the London side, also worked with AS Monaco in France as a Sporting director, and as per The Athletic, the 57-year-old will be overseeing football affairs in Saudi Arabia, majorly focusing on developing the competition and the teams.