LMC reschedules Enyimba, Nasarawa, Akwa games

The League Management Company, organisers of the Nigeria Premier League has rescheduled the games involving three clubs in the Nigeria league.

The fixtures of Akwa United versus Ikorodu United; Enyimba versus Shooting Stars and IfeanyiUbah against Nasarawa United have been rescheduled and will now hold on March 16.

The Chief Operating Officer of LMC, Salihu Abubakar, explained that the fixtures were put on hold at the instance of the clubs involved in continental competitions. Match Day 3 fixtures involving the three clubs will be played on March 23, 2016.

He said, “The clubs were already not in the Match Day 3 fixtures due to their continental fixtures holding on the weekend of February 26-28 but we have received representations from officials of the three clubs pleading to be allowed to focus on their continental fixtures.”

Nasarawa are already billed to leave Nigeria for Dakar, Senegal on Tuesday (today)  for the second leg of their CAF Confederation Cup tie against AS Academie Demonstration Foot. The Nigerian side won the first leg 2-1.
Aisha JM