Nigeria Nationwide League Gets 2019 Kicks Off Date
By Niyi Busari
The 2019 Nigeria Nationwide League Division One (NLO) will kick off on Thursday May 23rd, 2019, BSNSports.com.ng can report.
The kick off date which was ratified by the Nigeria Nationwide League management at the Annual General Meeting on Thursday in Abuja also endorsed the League format used for Division 1-3 in 2018.
In a communique made available made available to www.bsnsports.com.ng reads in parts; “The congress endorsed that the 2018/2019 NLO Football season should Kick-off from Thursday May 23, 2019.
“The Congress endorsed the League format used for divisions 1-3 approved by the NLO Board for 2018 season, and should be maintained by the secretariat. (The Board should work on amending the relevant section in the rules and regulations).”
The Nationwide League is the third tier of professional football in Nigeria which is played by amateur clubs and each of the top flight feeders’ team and it is poised to promoting grassroots football in Nigeria.