Former Nigeria international and Fortuna Sittard coach Sunday Oliseh is growing into a household name in Holland.

Oliseh has been voted the best coach in the first half of the Dutch second division this season.

The cheering news of Oliseh's new feat was confirmed by Fortuna Sittard on their verified Twitter handle.

“Sunday Oliseh has been named the best trainer of the first period.”

“Perr Sabry is named the best talent of the first period,” the club wrote on their handle.


After taking over as coach of Fortuna last season, Oliseh has turn around the fortunes of the club he first helped in escaping relegation.

Oliseh led Fortuna to a club record eight consecutive home victories. He also recorded his highest away win as a coach with a 6-0 victory against Telstar in September.

Fortuna Sittard are currently third in the second division and many are confident they should get promotion to the Eredivisie once stay sustain the momentum.

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