In the strive to further develop women’s football in the country, the Nigeria Women Football League board has announced the dates for the Nigeria Women Amateur League Competition.
According to the Chief Operating Officer of the NWFL, Alhaji Ayo Abdulrahman, the Women’s Amateur League which would be played on zonal basis across the country, will take centre stage from January 20 to 27th, 2020.
In a letter issued to all the states’ Football Associations in Nigeria on Tuesday, Abdul Rahman noted that the deadline for registration of names of participating clubs in the Nigeria Women Amateur Zonal competition is 16th January, 2020.
He also stated that the registration fees have been pegged at N100,000 payable only to the secretariat of the NWFL in Abuja.
The Chief Operating Officer, noted that, the league format, rules and regulations will be communicated to all participating clubs after the January 16th, 2020 registration deadline.
With this avenue, registered amateur club tend to qualify for the Nigerian Women pro- league.
By: Hanifat Mustapha