Kano Pillars Beat Niger Tornadoes To Lift 2019 Aiteo Cup
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Kano Pillars on Sunday defeated Niger Tornadoes 4-3 on penalties at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium to emerge champions of the 2019 Aiteo Cup.

Pillars won the ensuing penalty kicks following a barren draw by the teams in regulation.

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After losing 2018 final to Enugu Rangers, Sai Masu Gida made sure their fans did not suffer another heart-break as they snatched a narrow win over their northern rivals this time around.

Pillars will represent Nigeria in the 2019/2020 CAF Confederations Cup.