The captain of Nigeria’s Super Eagles team, Ahmed Musa has rejoined his boyhood club, Kano Pillars, a team in the Nigeria Professional Football League to ply his football career.
According to a statement found on Kana Pillars’ website on Tuesday 13th April 2021, the club has agreed to sign Musa until the end of the 2020/21 football season. This comes after due consultations with the Musa and the League Management Company of Nigeria (LMC).
Ahmed Musa who was in the 2014 CAF Team of the Year, has been a free agent since parting ways with Saudi Pro League side Al Nassr on October 25, 2020.
Amongst the contractual agreement reached and would be documented between Musa and Kano Pillars is, “anytime the player got an offer, he would be released by the club.”
He would be unveiled by the Governor of Kano State, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje before the commencement of the second stanza of the league.
Musa at age 18 played for the Pride of Kano in 2009/20, where he ended the season as the top scorer in the NPFL with 18 goals before moving to VVV-Venlo in the Netherlands.