Ifem “Iffy” Onuora signs 1-year deal to coach Ethiopian National Football Team

Addis Ababa – Former Swindon Town head coach, Ifem “Iffy” Onuora has signed a 1-year deal to coach the Ethiopian national football team in a ceremony held at the Sheraton Hotel here. 

The 42-year-old ex-professional footballer was born in Glasgow, Scotland on July 28, 1967, and he is of Nigerian descent. 

Coach Onuora is expected to receive a monthly salary of $13,000, and will also be provided free housing, an automobile, two free air tickets and phone service. The coach’s salary and other expenses will be covered by MIDROC Ethiopia, a company owned by Ethiopian-born billionaire Sheikh Mohammed Al Amoudi.

Iffy Onuora
Personal information
Full name Ifem Onuora
Date of birth July 28, 1967 (1967-07-28) (age 42)
Place of birth    Glasgow, Scotland
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Playing position Striker (retired)
Senior career1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1988-1989
1989-1994
1994-1996
1996-1998
1998-2000
2000
2000-2002
2002-2004
2003
2003
2003-2004
2004
2004
2004
Bradford University Football Club
Huddersfield Town
Mansfield Town
Gillingham
Swindon Town
? Gillingham (loan)
Gillingham
Sheffield United
? Wycombe Wanderers (loan)
? Grimsby Town (loan)
Grimsby Town
Tranmere Rovers
Huddersfield Town
Walsall
unknown
165 (30)
028 0(8)
062 (23)
074 (25)
001 0(0)
085 (26)
007 0(1)
006 0(0)
008 0(1)
011 0(2)
003 0(0)
003 0(1)
000 0(0)   
Teams managed
2005
2007
2008
Swindon Town
Gillingham (caretaker)
Lincoln City (caretaker)

Stats Info: Wikipedia

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