Nigeria Pro-Football League club, Kano Pillars have sacked Kadiri Ikhana as their coach in his second spell with the team.
The decision to sack Ikhana was made after Pillars’ 3-1 loss to champions Rangers in a rescheduled game on Sunday.
It was Pillars’ fifth defeat in their last six games.
The defeat leaves Pillars 12th in the league table on 24 points, 10 points adrift of leaders Plateau United.
In 2008 in his first spell, Ikhana led Pillars to their first ever Nigerian league title.