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#NPFL: Jigawa Golden Stars, Adamawa United and 2 other teams gain Promotion into the Nigeria Professional Football League



Following the results of Monday's playoffs in NNL, 4 teams have gained promotion into the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The lucky teams include; Jigawa Golden Stars, Adamawa United, Warri Wolves and Akwa Starlets. There is wild jubilations currently in the Northern cities of Jigawa and Adamawa following the promotion of their local teams.




The 4 newly promoted teams will be among the 20 teams to compete in the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League.
Warri Wolves have returned to the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) three seasons after their demotion from the top-flight.


In Jos the Plateau State capital,, NAF FC of Abuja were beaten 3-2 by Jigawa Golden Stars, while Adamawa United and Akwa Starlets picked the remaining two tickets at the expense of Road Safety and 3SC, in Makurdi and Asaba, respectively.




With this eventuality, the 20 teams to compete in the NPFL are now complete, while the season-ending Super Four to determine the actual winner of the lower league will take place from July 31st to August 3rd, at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.

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