Nigeria Professional Football League
Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin on Monday brightened their chances of returning to the Nigeria Professional Football League after 11 years of languishing in the lower league.
The management of Nnewi-based FC Ifeanyi Ubah on Friday said it will on Monday begin a recruitment process for new players ahead of the Nigeria Professional Football League 2018/2019 season.
The Technical Adviser of Kwara United FC of Ilorin, Abubakar Bala, says the club has the capacity to prosecute 14 games in eight weeks as initially proposed by the League Management Company.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that this was when renovation works started at the Enyimba International Stadium in Aba at the end of the 2014/2015 season.
A letter informing the clubs of the decision attributed the suspension of the league to prevailing adverse circumstances in the administration of football in the country
The Commissioner for Sports, Joseph Udedi, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Enugu on Friday that the insurance covers accident, adding that it was for the ongoing2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League.
Both coaches in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria in Ilorin, said there are enough quality players in the league to fortify the Super Eagles better than it is today.
In all, 17 goals were scored in Sunday's NPFL matches
Dodo told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Abuja that with the recruitment, the club now has a total of 35 players to achieve its aim.
While Seka last won the award in the 2016/17 season, Alimi was the winner for Match Day 16 of the current campaigns.
A review of Match Day 22 matches played on Sunday
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Nasarawa United lost to defending champions Plateau United in the season’s opening fixture at the Lafia Township Stadium.
The match, which was played at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano, was watched by large number spectators
Lokosa scored a brace in Kano Pillars defeat of troubled Heartland FC of Owerri as the season reached the halfway mark on April 29.