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LMC approves NPFL kick-off date

The League Management Company LMC and Club Owners have announced 17th December 2021 as the kick off date for the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League NPFL.

This was part of the resolutions at the end of its LMC and NPFL General Assembly meeting held on Tuesday in Abuja.

The Executive Secretary of the NPFL Club Owners Association, Alloy Chukwuemeka said the new season would start and end early enough in order to align the NPFL programme with the international football calendar. 

Chukwuemeka also revealed that the General Assembly endorsed the appointment of Prince Davidson Owumi of Rangers International FC of Enugu as the new CEO of the League Management company LMC.

The Executive Secretary added that Owumi received rousing applause by the General Assembly which was also attended by the representative of the NFF President Alh. Ibrahim Musa Gusau, even as he assured that he would bring to the table his wealth of experience to add more value to the system.

Editing by Tina Oyinsan