Stephen Keshi

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Stephen Okechukwu Keshi (23 January 1962 – 7 June 2016) was a Nigerian football defender. He was also a football manager of the Nigeria national team. He was one of only two people, along with Egypt's Mahmoud El-Gohary, to have won the Africa Cup of Nations as both a player and a coach.

Keshi died of a heart attack on 7 June 2016 in Benin City, Nigeria, aged 54.[1]

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  1. "Stephen Keshi: brawler, talker and most successful black African coach of all time". The Guardian. 8 June 2016. Archived from the original on 9 June 2016. Retrieved 9 June 2016. The former Nigeria and Togo manager, who died on Tuesday evening aged just 54... [...] Keshi, who died on Tuesday evening [7 June 2016] aged just 54 [indicates he was born 1962]...