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EX-NIGERIAN COACH, PAUL HAMILTON IS DEAD

Former Super Eagles and Super Falcons Coach, Paul Hamilton popularly known as ‘Wonderboy’ passed away in the early hours of Thursday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, LUTH.

”My husband is dead oo,” his wife, Durdy told Complete Sports.

He was said to have been diagnosed of heart and kidney related health issues some months ago, and had his right leg amputated earlier this year.

Hamilton, who played for the senior national team in the 1960s and early 1970s, including featuring in the football tournament at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City, died at the age of 75.

He was also at different times Head of Technical Department and Head of Lagos Liaison Office of the Nigeria Football Federation.

We send our thoughts and condolences to Hamilton’s loved ones during this difficult time.

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