Lobi Stars Reject 2019/2020 NPFL Cancellation Process


Nigeria Professional Football League side, Lobi Stars of Makurdi, have vehemently rejected the cancellation of the 2019/2020 domestic season which had been on suspension since March following the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic that forced sporting and economic activities to be shut down across the world, Completesports.com reports.

Following intrigues and politicking, organisers of the Nigeria top flight, LMC, had been unable to come to a decision as to whether to restart the season as is now the case in some European countries or declare it inconclusive as was the case in 2018 as a result of Force Majeur.

LMC, Club Owners and Nigeria Football Federation, as well as the Federal Ministry of Sports and Youth Development have held several meetings on how best to resolve the knotty issue.

As a tie breaker, LMC adopted the Point Per Game, PPG, option to determine the official position of clubs on the standings.

This was necessitated by the fact that although Plateau…

Source: Complete Sports