Former Leicester City forward and Super Eagles of Nigeria captain Ahmed Musa is set to join the Nigeria Professional Football League giants Kano pillars of Kano, Oceanicnews reports.
The shock move came on the heels of the forward’s inability to secure a foreign club after the expiration of his contract with Saudi Arabia outfit Al Nassr football club.
According to ACL Sports,the 28-year-old is set to join Pillars on a flexible short-term deal, as he is yet to land a foreign team.
It is understood the transfer is practically completed and only a few details are left to iron out.
Musa has remained without a club since he left Al Nassr in Saudi Arabia in October.
However, a return to Pillars could rejuvenate his career.
Musa spent three years playing for the Kano club, before his first European sojourn in VVV-Venlo.