Former coach of the tremendous Eagles of Nigeria Sunday Oliseh says Dutch rules governing the signing of foreign gamers stopped him from signing Nigerian players for Fortuna Sittard.
Oliseh efficiently rescued Fortuna Sittard from relegation to the 0.33 tier of Dutch league, after taking over as coach of the workforce in January.
however his reluctance to signal gamers from Nigeria, the u . s . he captained and later coached used to be down to concerns bothering on the Dutch FA ideas.
“we have now to peer how so much resources we’ve got to usher in extra gamers and we’ve sure boundaries as a result of i’ll love to herald some Nigerian players, however the Dutch league prohibits us from that. but we will be able to preserve 13 of the 24 players we have now to get in seven new avid gamers and a goalkeeper in advance of subsequent season,” he told CompleteSports in an interview.
Explaining additional he stated ” the rules states that if we must usher in a Nigerian participant to the league, we should pay him €400,000 a yr. It’s a rule they’re stuck with to protect the Dutch league gadget. So we hope we will find a way round it, if i can get a Nigerian striker and a midfielder in my crew with the best way they express themselves and the offensive play.”