The League Management Company (LMC) has revealed that the 2015/2016 season of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) will begin on February 21 and end on October 2, 2016.
The league manager yesterday announced a comprehensive calendar of its activities for the calendar year.
“Following various consultations being, we can say that we have been properly guided to streamline the activities of the NPFL, the NFF Federations Cup as well as CAF competition dates.
“Provision has been made for the NFF Club Licensing compliance and cut-off dates inserted to ensure compliance by clubs as required by the Confederation of African Football (CAF)”.
The first round of the NPFL Super 4 will hold in Kaduna from January 20-24 while the second round will be played in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State from February 1-5.
The preliminary rounds of the CAF Club competitions will hold on the weekend of February 12-14.
The body also put out that all clubs have been given a cut-off date of February 10 to ensure the settlement of any overdue payments to players and coaches arising from the 2014/15 season and or provide an acceptable financial guarantee instruments to secure the payments, as well as tentative payment plan from the clubs’ proprietors.