IMC to meet with NPFL Clubs over League’s kick off date


The Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Nigerian professional football league (NPFL) is set to hold a meeting with representatives of the 20 participating clubs.

It will be the second meeting the IMC and NPFL clubs after an earlier meeting in November.

An official statement signed by the IMC’s Head of Operations, Davidson Owumi, confirmed the meeting and matters on the Agenda, chief among them being the kickoff date of the new league season.

The stakeholders will also to explore other options to improve the league and agree on a reward system for the teams participating in the league competition.


“Sequel to our previous meeting and the need to finalise our conclusions, the IMC of the NPFL wishes to invite the 20 NPFL clubs to an interactive meeting that will finalise the way forward for a smooth running of the 2022/23 season,” the statement read in part.

Meanwhile, as revealed by the Guardian, a source close to the IMC disclosed that the December 28, may be the date set aside for the opening fixture of the league before other fixtures follow in January.


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