Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the board of Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) have declared December 9, 2020 has the commencement of its 2020-21 season.
The announcement for the return of Women’s football is followed by the meeting held with 16 club representatives at its secretariat in Abuja.
Faith Ben-Anuge, the Chief Operating Officer of the NWFL, revealed that a return to a straight league format for the first time since 2014 after the 2019/20 season scrapping due to Covid-19 will take place.
The NWFL board and also Nigeria Football Federation board member, Aisha Falode, read the riot act to the clubs and disclosed its plans in the build-up to the league’s commencement.
Week One fixture for the new season;
Nasarawa Amazons Vs FC Robo Queens
Adamawa Queens Vs Rivers Angels
Confluence Queens Vs Ibom Angels
Dreams Stars Ladies Vs Delta Queens
Bayelsa Queens Vs Pelican Stars
Edo Queens Vs Royal Queens