By Johnny Edward: Reigning Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Plateau United have been drawn in Group A alongside seven time champions of the NPFL, Enyimba and the Home Eagles in the Super Six pre-season tournament billed to kick off on Monday, December 11 2017. Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
The tournament will be played at the Sani Abacha Stadium from Monday 11th of December to the 17th.
According to the official fixtures released by the organisers of the competition, the League Management Company, Group A comprises of Plateau United, Enyimba and the CHAN Eagles.
Aiteo Cup defending champions, Akwa United will battle for the sole semi-final ticket in Group B with last season’s NPFL first runners-up , MFM and host team Kano Pillars.
Plateau United will face seven time champions of the NPFL, Enyimba in the Super Six pre-season opener next Monday on match day 1.
Also on matchday one, Champions of the Aiteo Cup, Akwa United will tackle last season’ NPFL first runners up MFM FC.
In matchday 2, Kano Pillars will face Akwa United while the CHAN Eagles square up with Plateau United.
The CHAN Eagles will take on Enyimba of Aba on match day three while the Sai Masu Gida side will battle MFM.
The final group games billed for 15th of December, will see the CHAN Eagles face Enyimba while Kano Pillars lock horns with MFM.
The winners of Group A and B will play in the finals on the 17th of December.
Source: Complete Sports Nigeria