…Pillars coach rues absence of quality players in his team ahead CAF Champions League chase
Kano Pillars coach, Okey Emordi has said there’s no reason for comparison between his present squad with the Enyimba team he guided to win the CAF Champions League in 2004.
Emordi will oversee Pillars charge for their first continental silverware when he drags Pillars to the 2015 CAF Champions League campaign.
The former Enugu Rangers gaffer spoke against the back-drop of Kano Pillars poor run in the concluded Super Six tournament in Abuja.
“When I was in Enyimba in 2004, we had matured players and Enyimba always go for the best, players who understood what it means to win a championship”, Emordi who once handled Heartland of Owerri said.
“Initially, we were not given the chance to win but as the games went on, we proved them wrong. Kano Pillars squad presently is not like the Enyimba of that time.
“Here (at Kano Pillars), we have younger players who have not seen tough competition”, he stressed.