NPFL'23: Lagos to host Super Six

Published on: 10 April 2023

The Mobolaji Johnson Arena Lagos have been chosen to host the 2023 Nigeria Premier Football League Super Six, gathered.

In a statement revealed to BSNSports by the Chairman of Interim Management Committee, Gbenga Elegbeleye, the Nigeria Professional Football League Super Six will hold at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Lagos.

Elegbeleye in a chat with Niyi Busari said a lot of factors was put into consideration before making the final decision on the venue for the super six. He added that for fairness the venue must not be home to any team that will be participating in the tournament.

"Yes, the Super 6 will hold in Lagos," he wrote in the chat.

The Abridged season led to the idea of the Super Six as the top 3 teams from group A and B compete for the 3 continental slot as well as the eventually winner of the 2023 league season.

As it stands after 13 games, Bendel Insurance, Akwa United and Enyimba occupies the top three in group A while Lobi Stars, Rivers United and Niger Tornadoes are top three clubs in group B.


By Oluwayemi Omolagba