Auta begins Pillars adventure

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Former Sunshine Stars winger Phillip Auta will hope to have a dream start when he begins his adventure at champions, Kano Pillars this weekend.

Auta arrived Sunshine Stars from Dolphins last term and was an instant hit at the club, but decided to continue his football in Kano.auta

“I’m happy with the chance to play for Kano Pillars because it’s a big team with pedigree. Officials of the club have been talking to me and I’m satisfied with what is on ground. I have to have a great adventure here,” he said.

Autaalso played for Wikki Tourists, Kwara United, Enyimba and Heartland. In 2012, Auta was in the Enyimba side that reached the semi-finals of the Caf Champions League.

Bosso to unleash Itodo on El Kanemi

Abia Warriors plan to feature experienced campaigner Cletus Itodo in this weekend\s match against  El-Kanemi in Maiduguri.

The dead-ball specialist was initially expected to be in Ladan Bosso’s match-day squad for the league opener against Kaduna United, but watched the match from the stands and his paper work was yet to be compeleted.

And speaking to, Itodo said “the paper work should be completed before the trip to El-Kanemi so I’m waiting to make my debut. We have a great team here and there are signs of improvement as the league progresses”, he said.

Bosso will bank on Itodo’s magic and experienced in the midfield. Itodo has been a perennial campaigner on the continent with Enyimba and Sunshine Stars. A move to Dolphins didn’t last long and he eventually returned to Sunshine Stars.

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