- Former Nigerian coach Paul Hamilton is dead
- He died on Thursday, March 30, 2017 after battling illness for months
- Durdy who is the wife of the deceased confirmed the demise of her husband
Erstwhile Super Eagles gaffer Paul Hamilton who was known for his experience and tactics is dead, NAIJ.com can report.
The wife of the deceased Durdy Hamilton confirmed the death of her husband on March 30, 2017.
According to the report, the Nigerian coach had been bedridden for months since one of his legs was amputated at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital.
“My husband is dead o. What you heard is true. As I speak with you, I’m at the Military Hospital in Yaba.
“As I speak with you, I’m with some doctors for a meeting,'' she was quoted to have said.
In the year 2016, the Nigeria sporting fraternity was thrown into deep mourning following the untimely death of two former Super Eagles coaches Stephen Keshi and Amodu Shuiabu.