By Adeboye Amosu:
Glo Premier League Champions, Kano Pillars, have announced the sacking of their technical adviser, Okey Emordi, reports completesportsnigeria.com.
Emordi who helped the Masu Sai Gida win the title last season, their third in a row, was relieved of his duties following a string a poor results in all competitions this season.
The Masu Gida lost out early in the CAF Champions League and are also out of the Federation Cup following a shocking loss to National League side, Plateau United, in the round of 32.
They have also struggled to make an impact in the league and at the moment do not look good enough to successfully defend their crown following a string of poor results.
In his place, the club have appointed former winger, Ahmed ‘Yaro Yaro’, as the interim head coach.
Emordi’s last game in charge of the Pyramid City side was their thrilling 3-3 draw against Lobi Stars in Makurdi on Sunday.
The club currently occupy the ninth position on the log, nine points off joint leaders, Sunshine Stars and Enyimba.
Completesportsnigeria.com can also report that the Kano State government have also approved the appointment of a new board for the team to be headed by Alhaji Kabiru Baita.