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Super Eagles striker Ahmed Musa has completed his move to Kano Pillars from Saudi Arabian Club Al Nassr.

The club’s management confirmed the development on Tuesday.

According to the statement from the office of the club’s chairman Surajo Jambul and signed by the club’s Media Officer Rilwanu Idris Malikawa, the club agreed to sign the former Leicester City of England forward after consultations with him and the League Management Company (LMC) which stand as mediator of the deal.

Malikawa said: “Kano Pillars FC has come to the end of speculations going round about the signing of Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa to the club. From today Tuesday 13/4/2021, Sai Masu Gida agreed to sign Ahmed Musa till the rest of the 2020/2021 football season

He also welcomed him back to the club, praying that Allah guides through.

He said: “Kano Pillars FC family is welcoming Musa back to the club and we wish him Allah’s guidance. Musa is our own and Pillars FC will be part of him anytime and anywhere he found himself.

Malikawa however noted that the agreement between Musa and the club is to release him whenever he gets an offer abroad.

Ahmed Musa told BBC Sport Africa that:

“Anything that improves the image of Nigerian football is something that I strive to embark on and Kano Pillars holds a special place in my heart” .

He further said:
“It’s the team that helped me become the professional footballer I am today, so this is more than just football but a very strong bond.”

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Official- Manchester united sack Ole Gunnar Solksjaer, to pay him £7.5m severance fee

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been sacked as Manchester United manager afer a disgraceful 4-1 away defeat by Watford on Saturday.

Official- Manchester united sack Ole Gunnar Solksjaer, to pay him £7.5m severance fee


Solskjaer, an icon of the club, had been in charge of United for nearly three years but pressure on his position started building after humiliating losses to Liverpool and Man City despite having star players Cristiano Ronaldo, Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane in the squad.

The club heirarchy had a meeting early Sunday morning, November 21, and agreed to part ways with Solksjaer and will pay him a £7.5m severance fee due to the fact he signed a new 3 year deal in June.

Posting on its social media platforms, Manchester United wrote;

 ‘Manchester United can confirm that Ole Gunnar Solksjaer has left his role as manager. Thank you for everything Ole.’

The favourites to succeed Solskjaer are Zinedine Zidane, Brendan Rodgers, Mauricio Pochettino and Erik ten Hag.


In 165 games, Solksjaer had 91 Wins, 40 defeats and 34 draws.

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Liberia 0-2: Nigeria: Super Eagles Wins Liberia to Move One Step Closer to World Cup play-Off

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Liberia 0-2: Nigeria: Super Eagles Wins Liberia to Move One Step Closer to World Cup play-Off

Nigeria has moved one step closer to booking one of the World Cup play-off spots after beating Liberia on Saturday in Tangier, Morocco.


Victor Osimhen and Ahmed Musa scored from the spot in the first and second half respectively to beat Liberia 2-0.

Napoli’s Victor Osimhen scored the first goal, which was a penalty for Nigeria after the Liberian goalkeeper brought him down.

He converted the resulting penalty to give the Super Eagles an early lead in the first half and even though the away Super Eagles dominated play they could not add another goal in the first half.

Liberia 0-2: Nigeria: Super Eagles Wins Liberia to Move One Step Closer to World Cup play-Off


In the second half, Substitute and captain Ahmed Musa scored the second goal for Nigeria, another penalty, with four minutes left to go in the match to give Nigeria a 2-0 victory.


The Eagles will need at least a draw in their last match against Cape Verde on Tuesday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos, Nigeria if they are to qualify for the World Cup play-off.

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Cristiano #Ronaldo scores TWICE as #ManUnited beat Newcastle 4-1 to go top of the #premierleague

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Cristiano #Ronaldo scores TWICE as #ManUnited beat Newcastle 4-1 to go top of the #premierleague

Cristiano Ronaldo is back with a bang as he scores twice on Man Utd return in 4-1 win over Newcastle

Manchester United have now secured the top position on the premier league table with 10 points. Manchester City comes second with 9.

There was not much of a difference in game-play but the goalscorers, Man Utd have them in abundance!

Ronaldo is BACK!

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