Nigerian Coach Ndubuisi Egbo Wins Albania League, Qualifies For Champions League
An African coach made history in Europe As Nigerian tactician Egbo wins Albania League with KF Tirana Clinch Albanian League Title, and also Qualify them For Champions League.
Former Nigeria international Ndubuisi Egbo lead KF Tirana as they crowned 2019/2020 Albanian League champions, with champions league qualifications ticket.
Tirana were confirmed champions after second placed Kukesi lost 1-0 at struggling Vllaznia on Sunday.
The result means Tirana on 69 points are now seven points ahead of Kukesi (62 points) with two games left to play and cannot be caught.
It is Tirana’s 25th league title in their history and their first since last winning it in 2009.
Egbo has now led Tirana to next season’s UEFA Champions League qualification stage.
The 46-year-old Nigerian tactician could make it a double for Tirana this season as they have already qualified for the Albanian Cup final.
The 2000 and 2002 AFCON goalkeeper made history to become the first ever Nigerian coach to lead a European team to a league title.