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Trapattoni interested in coaching Nigeria
« on: February 13, 2010, 06:37:51 AM »
Giovanni Trapattoni is interested in Nigeria job

Giovanni Trapattoni is interested in coaching Nigeria after turning down Ivory Coast.

Trapattoni's advisor Domenico Ricci says the veteran Italian was approached by the Elephants a week ago to lead the side at June's World Cup.

"He refused an offer from Ivory Coast a week ago because they offered him only the World Cup," Ricci told BBC Sport.

"But also because I think he is more interested in Nigeria than Ivory Coast.

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