The League Management Company has reportedly picked a new date for the commencement of the Nigeria Professional Football League NPFL 2021/22 season after the failure to commence on the previous date.
According to various sources, the 2021/22 season of the Nigeria Professional Football League was to start on November 21st 2021 and end on June 26th 2022.
But the league failed to start on the said that for various reasons, hence, the reason for a new date according to reports.
The new date picked is said to be December 17th which was agreed at a meeting held in Lagos last weekend between LMC Executives, Club Owners Association reps and LMC Directors.
Further meeting is said to be fixed for December 7th where the new season date and other agenda will be discussed.
The matchday 1 fixtures is said to be out and this is what it looks like:
Gombe United v Shooting Stars
Akwa United v Kane Pillars
Lobi Stars v Rivers United
Katsina United v Rangers International
Enyimba v Abia Warriors
Sunshine Stars v Wikki Tourist
Niger Tornadoes v Plateau United
Kwara United v Dakkada
MFM FC v Remo Stars
Heartland v Nasarawa United