French coach Lionel Emmanuel Soccoia arrived ancient city ahead of his unveiling as new Kano Pillars manager.
The NPFL side announced Soccoia has agreed a year’s contract with the FA Cup Champions.
Breaking: Soccoia Lionel, has arrived the pyramid City just now and he is expected to sign a one year contract with the four-time Nigeria Professional Football League champions, @pillarsfc pic.twitter.com/Un8z56vQnK
— Kano Pillars FC Official (@pillarsfc) October 21, 2020
The French coach will work with the current coaches headed by Ibrahim A.Musa, who led Pillars to win the 2019 Nigeria FA Cup.
Soccoia, whose preferred formation is 4-4-2, last post as head coach of South African club Black Leopards in September 2019.
He has previously also worked in Cameroon, Tanzania and Zambia will be in charge when ahead of next month’s CAF Confederation Cup preliminary rounds.