Nigeria Premier League: Kano Pillars to battle Giwa FC in 2013/14 season opener

Kano Pillars of Kano
Kano Pillars league champions

League to introduce Friday Night Football

The draws for the 2013/14 Globacom Nigeria Premier League season held in Abuja on Tuesday with defending champions, Kano Pillars, drawn against the newly promoted Giwa FC of Jos for the opening match of the season.

The chief operating officer of the League Management Company, Salihu Abubakar, said that the league will take a new turn with the introduction of Friday Night Football.

“We will introduce Friday night football match in conjunction with our broadcast partner, Supersports. (The) star match of this draws will be announced later to the media together with the dates”

Match Day 1 draw for the 2013/14 league season:

Giwa FC vs Kano Pillars

Sunshine Stars vs Enyimba Intl FC

Rangers Intl FC vs Nembe city FC

Warri Wolves vs El-Kanemi warriors

Abia warriors FC vs Kaduna United FC

FC Taraba vs Nasarawa Utd FC

Akwa Utd vs Gombe Utd

Bayelsa Utd vs Sharks FC

Lobi stars vs Crown FC

Heartland FC vs dolphins FC


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