Nigerian Premier League restarts on Thursday

The 2011/2012 season of the Nigerian Premier League resumes on Thursday, January 19 following the suspension the nationwide strike by organized Labour.

The league will kick off with Kaduna United hosting Jigawa Golden Stars on Thursday.

The rescheduled week four matches would be played this weekend with three matches:

Kwara United vs. Dolphins

Wikki Tourists vs. Kano Pillars

Awka United vs. Jigawa Golden stars.


Other week four matches are rescheduled for Sunday, January 22 and they are:

Gombe United vs. Niger Tornadoes

Enugu Rangers vs. Kaduna United

Sunshine Stars vs. Ocean Boys

Enyimba vs. Sharks

Heartland vs. ABS FC

Warri Wolves vs. Lobi Stars


All week two fixtures have been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 25.

New date for rescheduled week three matches would be announced by the NPL.

The NPL thanked the stakeholders, particularly, the club officials and players for their understanding during the trying period and appealed for their further support towards a successful league season.



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