New NPFL season kicks off February 21 – LMC

The League Management Company, organisers of the Nigeria Professional Football League has announced the calendar of activities for the 2015/16 season.

The season is scheduled to kick off on February 21 with the last round of matches to be played on the weekend of 2nd October.

However, the draws for the fixtures of the NPFL 2015/16 season will hold on January 23, 2016.

Also, two Super 4 tournaments are scheduled to hold in Kaduna and Uyo before the commencement of the league season.

The first round of the NPFL Super 4 will hold in Kaduna from January 20-24 while the second round will be played in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State from February 1-5.

In releasing the calendar of activities, the LMC said it has been drawn up based on usual consultations with the participating clubs and proposed fixtures of the Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) Federation Cup.

In the meantime, all NPFL clubs have been given February 10 as the deadline date to ensure the settlement of any overdue payments of players & coaches arising from the 2014/15 season.

 

Soccernet/Aisha JM