Confirmed: Ashanti Gold to face Kano Pillars in international friendly

Premier League side Ashanti Gold will engage Nigeria topflight outfit Kano Pillars in an international friendly at the Len Clay Stadium on Sunday.

The ‘Masu’ are expected to touch down in Ghana on Friday, to honour the invitation given to them by the 1997 CAF Champions League finalists.

The Miners are preparing feverishly ahead of the start of the new season, which kicks off January 18, 2015 and for coach Bashir Hayford, this game forms part of preparations ahead of their first game against returnees Great Olympics.