The NPFL season will now end on September 9 due to 2018 World Cup and CHAN qualifiers, officials have disclosed.
The season was to have ended on September 3.
The Super Eagles will do battle with Cameroon on September 1and 4 in World Cup qualifiers, while the country’s home-based team are engaged in a final CHAN 2018 playoff with Benin.
The first leg of the CHAN playoff is on Sunday in Cotonou with the return leg in Kano on August 19.
As a result of these international engagements, the League Management Company (LMC) has now adjusted the fixtures as follows –
MD 35 will now be played on August 20
MD 36 – August 27
MD 37 – Sept 3
MD 38 – Sept 9