NNL club Fc One Rocket terminate the appointment of Head coach Emmanuel King.
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NNL club Fc One Rocket terminate the appointment of Head coach Emmanuel King.

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Nigerian National League club Fc One Rocket have announced it’s decision to terminate the appointment of it’s Head Coach Emmanuel King and his assistant Coach Edu Udousoro with immediate effect.


In a letter released today 30th May 2022 and signed by the Secretary of the club Mr Moses Ukpong, the club thanked Coach Emmanuel King and his assistant for their service to the club and wished them well  in their future endeavors.


Coach Emmanuel King was first appointed Head Coach / Technical adviser of Fc One Rocket in 2020 . In January 2021 , Coach Emu as he is fondly called was replaced with Coach Ndubuisi Ndah in a change which saw him move to the position of Technical Director.


Coach Emmanuel King was reinstalled as Head Coach of the team after the club parted ways with Coach Ndubuisi Ndah before the commencement of the ongoing 2021/2022 NNL season.

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The decision to relieve the CAF A licensed gaffer is as a result of the  unsatisfactory performances this term with the indomitable boys sitting just a single point above the relegation zone.


With 8 points seperating the Rockets from table toppers Rovers Fc of Calabar, the Rt (Hon) Nse Essien owned outfit have decided on a managerial change in the hope of a swift turnaround and revival of their ambition to gain promotion to the NPFL.


The letter tagged of Appreciation of service and termination of appointment read in Full.


Dear sir,

Please accept the sporting compliments of FC ONE ROCKET, ABAT.

On behalf of the Chairman and entire management staff of FC ONE ROCKET, I write to convey to you the management’s profound gratitude for your worthy contributions and development to our prestigious club while serving under the capacity as Head Coach/Technical Adviser.

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However given the urgent need to match skill set and competence in handling our great club, your services are no longer required and you are hereby relieved of your position as Head Coach/Technical Adviser of FC ONE ROCKET with immediate effect. You are hereby directed to handover all club properties in your possession to the General Secretary of the club immediately.

Please accept the assurances of the management staff, the Chairman’s goodwill and above all his highest regards in your future endeavors.

Moses Ukpong,
General Secretary
For Management.


Coach Emmanuel King and his assistant Edu Udousoro were in charge of the team for Saturday’s 1-0 loss to Nnewi United . No information has been released by the club as regards the search for a new manager .

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