The management of Bet9ja Nigeria National League, NNL in a bid to have a smooth season will be inspecting stadium facilities across the nation.
In a communication directed to clubs as seen by Daily Trust, clubs intending to participate in its new League season to as a matter of urgency furnish it with required information concerning their home venues for their games in the season.
According to the Chief Operating officer, Lawrence Katken, this move is to enable the second tier League prepare its facilities/services compliance officers for inspection.
“We need to know the conditions, suitability and or otherwise of the Stadium arena where they will prosecute their home games and in time too,” he said.
In the statement signed by the head of media, NNL, Amar Ignis, the inspection of stadium facilities is expected to begin from Tuesday 5th of February, 2019.
Barring any change the Annual General Meeting and draw to usher in the new season has been fixed for Thursday 21 February,
Also in the proposed 2019 NNL calendar is the DTMS/Media Workshop, with the season’s kick off date slated for Wednesday 6th March, 2019.
Forty teams (40), twenty each from the Northern and Southern region are expected to feature in the League.