By Jude Opara
The League Management Company (LMC) has officially adjusted some match fixtures of the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) in lieu of the involvement of some of the clubs in continental club competitions.
In a memo sent to the clubs involved, the LMC Chief Operating Officer (COO), Salihu Abubakar informed the them that some of the matches originally scheduled forA�February 11 and 18A�have been moved to new dates.
Specifically, the Matchday 8 fixture between Wikki Tourists and Lobi Stars will now hold onA�Monday, February 12A�as against the previous date ofA�Sunday, February 11.
Other affected Matchday 8 fixtures are those involving Enyimba International and champions, Plateau United which was shifted to midweek,A�February 14A�fromA�February 12A�and the fixture between MFM FC and Akwa United in Agege, Lagos which now will hold onA�Thursday, February 15.
Some Matchday 9 fixtures scheduled forA�February 18A�were also affected as Akwa United will now visit Lobi Stars onA�February 28, Plateau United will host Rangers International while Sunshine Stars will host MFM FC in Akure on the same midweek ofA�February 28.
Plateau United and MFM are involved in the CAF Champions League while Enyimba International and Akwa United are competing in the CAF Confederation Cup but Enyimba, a former CAF Champions League winner was drawn bye.