Kano Pillars yesterday defeated ABS 3-2 in Ilorin to return to record their second away victory and also return to the summit of the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL.
yesterday defeated ABS 3-2 in Ilorin to return to record their second away
victory and also return to the summit of the ongoing Nigeria Professional
Football League, NPFL.
Ichull could not stop Pillars from running away with the maximum points as
Bello Musa scored the champions third goal in the 86th minute to make it 3-2.
Two second half goals half from ABS combative midfielder, Lordson Ter’Ade
goals in the current season before Gambo Mohammed made it two for the visitors
in the 5th minute.
Pillars Nafiu Ibrahim shad cored in 45 seconds to record one of the fastest
yesterday proved that they are worthy champions of the Nigeria Premier League.
Pillars Media Officer, Malam Idris Malikawa said his team’s performance
in the league home and away at any given time.
He said with the caliber of players in the team, Pillars can beat any team
to Ilorin for anything less than the three points. We were going for the
maximum points and we realized our aim.
“The victory over ABS away did not come to us as a surprise. We did not go
because the early goals destabilize them. By this victory we have proved once
again that we are the true champions”.
“Although ABS fought back in the second half, they could not stop us
match, he was happy with his performance.
Scorer of ABS’ two goals, Ichull told that even though his side lost the
they found us easy to beat. Had it been they did not get the early lead, we
would have beaten them.
“Although we lost, we gave a good account of ourselves. Pillars cannot say
because I know what it means to score against a formidable club like Kano
Pillars”, he said.
“I want to thank God for the two goals. I did my best and I am happy