Abuja - Kano Pillars have been made aware that Zdravko Logarusic would be
interested in the vacant head coach's job at the club, but the former Simba SC
tactician has not directly applied.
The reigning Nigeria Professional Football League champions are currently
searching for a new coach after they axed their former coach Felix Okey Emordi
on Monday 20th July following a poor run of results that have left the
defending champions 9th on the log and also being knocked out of the CAF Champions League and the Federation Cup.
Zdravko obtained three different football Coaching Diplomas and Licenses in
Croatia, Australia and UEFA PRO License.
He has worked as a coach in 4 continents - Europe, Australia, USA and Africa,
with 20 years of coaching experience.
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The coach is fluent in English and would have no trouble communicating with
players and the media as well.
“I believe I am more capable to handle Kano Pillars with my years of experience
in the coaching job, I believe I can do a good job,”
“My application should be delivered to Kano on Tuesday July 21. If given the
chance to serve I will lead the team to the league title,” he assured.
As at the time of filing this report, no coach has thrown his hat into the
The management of the club are weighing up their next move and will make an
announcement before the league resumes in the next forthnight.
Assistant coach Ahmed 'Yaro Yaro' Garba will take charge of the team on interim
basis before a new head coach is appointed.