Following the termination of the contract of Former Head Coach Emmanuel King on Monday 30th May 2022, the management of NNL club Fc One Rocket has today appointed Coach Itoro Xavier as interim Manager of the club.
The new interim Coach is not new to the Indomitable empire having until this appointment served as head coach of the team youth Side Carabana Academy.
The young gaffer will assume duty with immediate effect and will work with the young talented squad at the club to attempt a turnaround in the clubs fortunes in the ongoing Nigerian National League season.
Coach Itoro Xavier was scheduled to make his Fc One Rocket bow in the ongoing Akwa Ibom state football Association cup on Thursday 1st June 2022 but the match has been postponed to Monday 6th June 2022.
Coach Itoro Xavier will now have the luxury of two extra days to prepare his new charges for Saturday’s NNL home clash vs Cynosure Fc at the training pitch of the Godswill Akpabio International stadium Uyo.
Flying Eagles assistant Captain Daniel Daga will be relishing the prospect of working with the man who must be credited for refining his game last year at Carabana Academy.
Daga had under the tutelage of Coach Itoro Xavier grown from a talented school boy to a rave of the moment with his superlative performances helping Nigeria to the WAFU B title this month.
The club Statement announcing the appointment of Coach Itoro Xavier read..
ITORO XAVIER ATAT APPOINTED INTERIM HEAD COACH
The management of FC ONE ROCKET has approved the appointment of ITORO XAVIER ATAT as Interim Head Coach.
He served previously as head coach of Carabana Football Academy before his promotion, and replaces Emmanuel King, who was relieved of his duties on Monday, May 30, 2022.
Itoro Xavier Atat’s promotion takes immediate effect.