Kano Pillars football club has appointed former flying Eagles coach, Kabiru Baleria as the interim head coach of the club with immediate effect pending the appointment of substantive technical adviser.
According to the Media Officer of the club Rilwanu Idris Malikawa the appointment of Kabiru Baleria followed the expiration of the contract of the club’s technical adviser Ibrahim A. Musa.
The Media Officer said Management of the club under the leadership of Alhaji Tukur Babangida charged the interim head coach to work closely with other technical crew and club’s supporting staff in discharging his duties.
The management of the club has the confidence that Kabiru Baleria would use his wealthy experience to protect the image of the club as well as come up with new ideas that would move the club forward for the period he is going to handle the team,Malikawa said.
The Media Officer pointed out that the new technical adviser would be appointed by the management of the club in due course.
He also maintain that five new players which includes, Surajoddeen Ayele, Sunday Chinedu,Augustine Igenepo, Jeffrey Essi and Obaleke Thomas from Nasarawa united, Kwara united, Niger Tornadoes and Crown football clubs have reached advanced stage in negotiations with them ahead of the new season.
Plans are also under way to promote two or three players from the feeder team to the senior team before the commencement of 2018/2019 Npfl season.
The sai Masu Gida would resume training tomorrow (Thursday) in the Morning at Sani Abacha stadium kofar mata after a two weeks break.