Ahmed Musa Reveals When He Will Make his NPFL Debut
Super Eagles captain and Kano Pillars striker Ahmed Musa reveals when he will make his long awaiting NPFL debut for pillars since joining the club in April on free transfer.
The Pillars have announced that Ahmed Musa, who is the captain of the Nigerian national football team, will make his debut since returning to the club in April. But he will make the debut against Adamawa United on Sunday, May 16, in the Nigerian Premier League.
Anaedoonline.ng recalls that Ahmed Musa left Al Nassr FC in October last year after two years of playing in Saudi Arabia.
It may be recalled that on Monday, April 19, 2021, the new player began training with the Kano Pillars at the Bukavu Barracks.
The Pillars are currently second in the Nigerian Premier League with 37 points, top of the table after 20 games.
Meanwhile, Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has signed a short-term deal with Kano Pillars that will see him through the remainder of the 2020/21 Nigeria Professional Football League season.
The 28-year-old reunites with his boyhood club 11 years after starring for Sai Masu Gida.
Musa’s final season with Kano Pillars saw him bag the top scorer award in the NPFL with 18 goals, before a move to VVV Venlo in the Dutch Eredivise.
Ahmed Musa went on to feature for CSKA Moscow, Leciester City and Al Nassr.
According to a club statement signed by the media officer of the team, Idris Malikawa, an agreement was reached with the player after due consultations with the League Management Company.
The Nigeria international will be unveiled by Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje before the commencement of the second stanza of the league.