Pillars to begin title defense against Heartland

Kano Pillars football team
Kano Pillars football team

Reigning Nigeria Premier League Champions, Kano Pillars will be starting their title defence away from home against Heartland FC of Owerri.

This is according to the draws for the 2014/15 League season, which was conducted in Abuja on Wednesday.

Pillars have dominated the domestic scene for the past three seasons and will be hoping to start on a bright note against Heartland as they seek a fourth consecutive League title.

On their part, Enyimba, who finished behind Pillars last season, will be starting out with a home game against Akwa United FC.

For the newly promoted duo of Kwara United and Shooting Stars, they will be marking their return to elite division with away games against Dolphins FC and Wikki Tourists respectively.

As stated by the League Management Company, Week One matches for the 2014/15 league season will be played on March 7 and 8.

Below are week one full fixtures.

Match Day 1 Fixtures of the ‪#‎GloNPFL
Enyimba vs Akwa United
Wikki Tourists vs Shooting Stars
El-Kanemi Warriors vs Nasarawa United
Sharks vs Sunshine Stars
Dolphins vs Kwara United
Giwa FC vs Abia Warriors
Heartland vs Kano Pillars
Bayelsa United vs Lobi Stars
Gabros FC vs Warri Wolves
FC Taraba vs Ranger


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