Title sponsor of the Nigerian Premier League, Globacom, has congratulated Kano Pillars Football Club for winning the 2013/2014 Glo Premier League.
Kano Pillars club has now won the title for the third consecutive time.
Pillars emerged champions after thrashing Nembe by four goals to nil last week-end, amassing 65 points while the closest rival, Enyimba of Aba garnered 61 points. With 4 points ahead of the pack, the league standing will not be effected even if Pillars lose the last match and Enyimba wins during the final matches coming up this weekend.
Globacom, in a statement issued in Lagos on Monday congratulated the Kano-based team for winning the Premier League for the third time consecutively, having previously emerged the league champions during the 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 league seasons.
The company commended the players, coaches and management of the team for its hard work and tenacity which has seen it dominate the Glo Premier League in the last three years, adding that the team should make football loving Nigerians happy by going all out to win the next edition of CAF African Champions League.
“We call on the management of Kano Pillars to start preparation in earnest for the CAF Champions League in order to perform brilliantly during the continental championship” Glo Added.
Globacom also commended the League Management Company (LMC) for its focussed organisation of the league, urging them to keep the flag flying.
“We wish to congratulate the LMC on the successful completion of the 2013/2014 league season, we look forward to a more competitive 2014/2015 season as the LMC gradually moves to restore the glory of Glo Premier League,” Globacom said.