Gold Cup Tourney: Kano Pillars to face Supreme Court in Pre-season Cup finals


Kano Pillars Football Club will battle Supreme Court FC of Abuja, in the Gold Cup Pre-Season Tournament finals on Friday, February 12.

To get to the finals, the two clubs had to overcome some of the best clubs in the Nigeria Premier League and Nigeria National League, Crown FC of Ogbomosho and Lobi Stars Football Club of Makurdi, in the semi-finals.

The final match of the favourite Pre-Season Tournament in the land will hold at the Otunba Dipo Dina International Stadium, Ijebu Ode and it will be a battle of teams in the country’s domestic league.

The city of Ijebu Ode will be agog for the Friday’s finale as there is a lot to play for because a giant trophy is at stake for the winner courtesy of Senator Abdul Fatai Buhari.

Pillars came from behind to beat Crown 2-1 with goals from Prince Aggrey and Rabiu Ali, while inspiring Supreme Court edged out Lobi Stars 4-3 on penalties after full-time ended 1-1.

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