The League Management Company, LMC has confirmed that the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL will commence from September 22, 2019, and run through 17 May 2019, Concise News reports.
The Chief Operating Officer of the league, Salihu Abubakar signed a circular dated August 2, 2019, that was sent to all participating clubs for the new season.
According to the memo, the league will observe a 12-day mid-season break from December 30, 2019, to January 10, 2020.
Abubakar said: “We will endorse to you the registration materials/requirements in due course.
“Best wishes for a memorable NPFL season,”
Enyimba are the current champions of the NPFL league. The Aba side and Kano Pillars are representing NIgeria in the CAF Champions League while Enugu Rangers and Niger Tornadoes are in the CAF Confederation Cup.