Kano Pillars have have ended their 29 year wait for the Cup with a 4-3 penalty shootout win against Niger Tornadoes at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium on Sunday.
Pillars who have reached the finals twice – 1990 and 2018 – finally broke their duck with a hard fought victory.
— The NFF 🇳🇬 (@thenff) July 28, 2019
Last season Ibrahim Musa and players suffered a penalty heart break against Rangers, despite holding a 3-0 lead for the most part of the game.
This season, after a goalless result in regulation time, the game was decided on penalties and it stretched into sudden death and Pillars prevailed.
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