The new league season will begin on March 7. The League Management Company (LMC) has read out the riot act to ensure a seamless start to the new campaign.
According to LMC, Any club who do not meet Tuesday next week registration deadline for the new season will be docked six points and also fined.
The LMC has already agreed to cover the clubs’ registration fees for the new season as well as pay for the insurance cover of their players and officials.
20 teams in the Nigeria premier league with the eventual champions and runners-up winning the right to represent the country in the CAF Champions League, while the third-placed team feature in the CAF Confederation Cup.