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