CHAN Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf has clocked 56 today.
The coach, who is also assistant coach of the Super Eagles, is currently with the home-based Eagles in Morocco ahead of the CHAN, which kicks off this weekend.
In his playing days, he featured for Ranch Bees and El Kanemi Warriors as a box-to-box midfielder, while as a coach he has since handled Enyimba, Kano Pillars, El Kanemi, Lobi Stars and FC Taraba.
Salisu Yusuf, who has a CAF A licence, has since won the NPFL championship with Kano Pillars in 2008, the FA Cup with Lobi Stars and Enyimba in: 2003 and 2013, respectively.
He qualified Nigeria to CHAN 2018 and guided Nigeria to the final of the 2017 WAFU Cup in Ghana.
He also assisted Gernot Rohr to qualify Nigeria to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia