On Wednesday morning, word came that Evumena had died.
Nigeria’s late tactician was in charge at the 2008 FIFA Women’s U20 World Cup in Chile. Nigeria advanced to the tournament’s quarterfinals before falling to France.
In addition to coaching a national team, Evumena was the former Head Coach of Delta Queens of the Nigeria Women’s Football League.
Dan Evumena died after a battle with an unspecified illness, according to this newspaper.
The late athlete also worked for the government. He will leave the Nigeria Immigration Service in 2021. (NIS).
The deceased was the Chairman of the Nigeria Football Coaches Association – Delta State Chapter until his death.