Kano State Governor Umar Ganduje is expected to announce Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa as Kano Pillars’ latest signing.
The club announced this in a series of tweets on Wednesday.
According to the club, Musa will be unveiled before the start of the second stanza of the league season.
Musa has returned to Kano Pillars for the remainder of the Nigeria Professional Football League season 2020/21.
Musa returns to Sai Masu Gida for the remainder of the season, 11 years after first
The 28-year-old previously played for the Kano Pride in 2009, finishing the season as the NPFL’s top scorer with 18 goals, before joining VVV Venlo in the Dutch Eredivise.
He later played for CSKA Moscow, Leicester 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.
“Musa is our own and Pillars FC will continue to support him anytime and anywhere he finds himself.
“Amongst the contractual agreement reached and would be documented between Musa and Kano Pillars is that anytime the player got an offer, he would be released by the club,” Malikawa said
The four-time Nigeria Professional Football League champions are currently tied for first place in the log with 36 points from 19 games, alongside Kwara United.
appearing for the club.