After a lengthier than lent wait, the 2019/20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season will commence this Sunday with twenty (20) teams slugging it out for the next thirty eight match weeks.
While a lot of focus are being put on what caused the delay in the commencement of the season or how invaluable the league has become, it is very important that we take good note of some very basic but extremely useful information at the start of the season.
Here, www.aclsports.com compiles for you the twenty teams and simple but crucial information regarding the head coach and home grounds of the participating teams for the upcoming campaign.
Club Name – Team Coach – Homeground
1. Enyimba International – Usman Abd’Allah – Enyimba International Stadium, Aba
2. Rangers International – Benedict Ugwu – Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium, Enugu
3. Kano Pillars – Ibrahim Musa – Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano
4. Abia Warriors – Emmanuel Deutsche – Umuahia Township Stadium, Umuahia
5. Heartland – Fidelis Ilechukwu – Okigwe Township Stadium, Okigwe
6. FC Ifeanyiubah – Uche Okagbue – FC Ifeanyiubah Stadium, Nnewi – Ozubulu
7. Plateau United – Abdu Maikaba – New Zaria Road Stadium, Jos
8. Warri Wolves – Evans Ogenyi – Warri Township Stadium, Warri
9. Akwa United – John Obuh – Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo
10. Akwa Starlets – Caleb Esu – Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo
11. MFM FC – Tony Bolus – Agege Township Stadium, Lagos
12. Lobi Stars – Gbenga Ogunbote – Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi
13. Nasarawa United – Bala Nikyu – Lafia Township Stadium, Lafia
14. Delta Force – Mangut Mbwas – Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba
15. Adamawa United – Jacob Vandi – Pantami Stadium, Gombe
16. Rivers United – Stanley Eguma – Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt
17. Sunshine Stars – Kabiru Dogo – Ondo State Sports Complex, Akure
18. Wikki Tourists – Garba Ibrahim – Pantami Stadium, Gombe
19. Jigawa Golden Stars – Rabiu Tata – Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano
20. Katsina United – Henry Makinwa – Muhammadu Dikko Stadium, Katsina