NIGERIA: EMENALO APPOINTED MONACO’S SPORTING DIRECTOR

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Former Chelsea Sporting Director, Micheal Emenalo has been appointed Monaco’s Sporting Director. According to the club, he will take charge of “all sports matters”.

Emenalo joined Chelsea in 2007 and worked in both scouting and coaching departments before being promoted to technical director in 2011.

During Emenalo’s time at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea won the Champions League in 2012, plus three Premier League titles, three FA Cups, the League Cup and Europa League.

The club also signed key players such as Eden Hazard, Thibaut Courtois and N’Golo Kante.
According to Monaco Vice-President Vadim Vasilyev, “His know-how in scouting, as well as the technical skills he developed working in one of the most successful clubs in the world in the past few years, are the main reasons leading us to present him our ambitious challenge.”