Lagos - Seven clubs have complied with the directive by the
League Management Company (LMC) to find alternate venues for their league games
due to the bad playing surfaces at their respective home grounds.
Akwa United, FC Taraba, Wikki Tourists, El-Kanemi Warriors
and FC Ifeanyiubah have all relocated to alternate venues, pending when their
stadiums will be deemed ready to host games in the Nigerian top flight.
The other two teams to have found alternate grounds are Abia
Warriors of Umuahia and Heartland FC of Owerri.
Abia and Heartland will both play at the Aba Township
Stadium, home ground of former league champions, Enyimba.
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Akwa United, will now play their home games at the new Akwa
Ibom International Stadium in Uyo.
FC IfeanyiUbah, FC Taraba, and Wikki Tourists have chosen
the Rojenny (Oba), Aper Aku (Makurdi), and Pantami (Gombe) Stadiums
respectively for their home games henceforth, while El-Kanemi Warriors are yet
to decide between the Sani Abacha and Karkanda Stadiums in Kano and Katsina
Meanwhile, there will be match day 12 games across the
country on Wednesday and Thursday.
The rescheduled games for Thursday are in Kano between
Pillars and Giwa FC, Sunshine Stars versus Warri Wolves in Akure and FC Taraba
versus Wikki Tourists in Makurdi.
-Soccer Laduma For
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