José Peseiro bio: age, career, Super Eagles head coach, net worth

José Peseiro

José Peseiro bio: age, career, Super Eagles head coach, net worth.

José Peseiro is the recently appointed Nigeria Super Eagles Coach and a former football player from Portugal.

José Peseiro: Profile summary

First Name: José Vítor
Last name: dos Santos Peseiro
Nationality: Portugal
Date of birth: 4 April 1960
Age: 61
Country of birth: Portugal
Place of birth:Coruche

José Peseiro: Biography

José Peseiro was born on 4 April 1960 to Silveria Peseiro and Joao Peseiro along with other siblings and raised among other members of the family.

He grew into the lifestyle of the Portuguese, he grew with their culture as Portuguese youths are often known for their rare talent in football.

He showcased the signs and talent for the beautiful game as he fancied playing the role of forward, and luckily he was provided one although he wouldn’t be as successful as he had envisaged but it had built a wealthy career for the 61-year-old along with his life.

José Peseiro: Age

José was born on 4 April 1960. He is 61 years old in 2021.

José Peseiro: Wife, Children, Family

Jose Peseiro got married to another Portuguese breed, Fatima, the mother of his two excellent children namely, Susana and Vitor Hugo.

José Peseiro: Playing career

Born in Coruche, Santarém District, Peseiro never played in higher than the Segunda Liga as a professional, starting out at Sport Lisboa e Cartaxo in 1979. In that competition, he represented Amora FC, Clube Oriental de Lisboa, GD Samora Correia and S.C.U. Torreense, for a total of five seasons.

34-year-old Peseiro retired at the end of the 1993–94 season in the fourth division, with local club União de Santarém.

José Peseiro: Coaching career
José Peseiro spent his first eight years as a manager in the third and fourth-tiers of Portuguese football, starting out as a player-coach at his last team In the summer of 1999 he was appointed at C.D. Nacional, which he helped promote to the Primeira Liga in just three seasons. In 2002–03, he led the team to a final 11th position.

In 2003–04, Peseiro assisted Carlos Queiroz at Real Madrid. At the end of the campaign, after the team lost a considerable advantage on the table to be finally surpassed by Valencia CF, FC Barcelona, and Deportivo de La Coruña, the pair were sacked, and the latter returned to his assistant position in Manchester United.

José Peseiro: As Super Eagles Head Coach

The Nigeria Football Federation announced Portuguese tactician, Jose Peseiro, as Super Eagles Head Coach on Wednesday. NFF made this known in a communique on Wednesday after its National Executive Council meeting. Earlier, the NFF president, Amaju Pinnick, confirmed that he met with Roma coach, Jose Mourinho, over the choice of manager for the Super Eagles. The Portuguese appointment came 17 days after the sacking of Franco-German Gernot Rohr as Super Eagles coach.

José Peseiro: Career (Teams coached)

  • Venezuela – February 2020 to August 2021
  • Sporting Lisbon – July 2018 to November 2018
  • Vitoria Guimaraes – February 2018 to June 2018
  • Sharjah – January 2017 to October 2017
  • Sporting Braga – June 2016 to December 2016
  • Porto – January 2016 to May 2016
  • Al Ahly – October 2015 to January 2016
  • Al Wahda – November 2013 to February 2015
  • Sporting – June 2012 to May 2013
  • Saudi Arabia – February 2009 to January 2011
  • Rapid – July 2008 to January 2009
  • Panathinaikos – July 2007 to May 2008
  • Al Hilal – June 2006 to January 2007
  • Sporting Lisbon – July 2004 to October 2005

José Peseiro: Trophies won

Club Domestic

  • Arabian Gulf League – Runner-up 1x 2013/2014
  • Taça de Portugal – Runner-up 1x 2015/2016
  • Taça da Liga – Winner 1x 2012/2013
  • Super Cup – Runner-up 1x 2016/2017

Club International

  • UEFA Europa League – Runner-up 1x 2004/2005

José Peseiro: Net Worth

Jose Peseiro’s net worth has been assessed to be around $3 million and growing.

With his recent appointment, it is only stating the obvious that the addition of the contract and the wages to acquire them would also boost the rate of his net worth as it has been rumoured that he is to receive around $45,000 in conversion to N24,750,000.

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