LMC releases NPFL opening fixtures
Written by Taiwo Adediran on January 25, 2016
Reigning Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Enyimba will tackle Dolphins in the opening day of the Nigeria topflight, according to the pairings released by the League Management Company on Sunday.
Kano Pillar tackle Enugu Rangers at home and Heartland begin their quest for the top prize with a tantalizing tie against Warri Wolves in Owerri.
Pillars won the league title three consecutively before surrendering the crown to Enyimba last season but they must negotiate their way past the Flying Antelopes on the twenty-first of February at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano to show they are ready to recapture their lost crown at the end of the coming season.
Sunshine Stars host Akwa United while Niger Tornadoes and Plateau United seek maximum points in Minna.