The League Management Company organizers of the Nigeria Professional Football League has brought forward by twenty fours the match-day 19 fixture involving Sunshine Stars and Akwa United FC
The match which was originally fixed for Sunday, April 4 has been brought forward to Saturday 3rd April 2021 and will be played at the Agege Stadium in Lagos by 4 pm.
Sunshine. Stars were banished from their home ground in Akure to Lagos following a breach of LMC’s Framework and it will be their second game at Agege Stadium following the banishment. The match will be played on Saturday while MFM will face FC Ifeanyi Ubah on Sunday at the same venue.
In a letter dated Monday 29th March 2021 and signed by the LMC Chief Operating Officer Salihu Abubakar, the league organizers regret any inconveniences the change in date may have caused both teams and directed all stakeholders to ensure all logistics are in place ahead of the game.