Super six begins with oriental Derby
The Nigeria Professional Football League Super six will begin with an Oriental derby between Enyimba of Aba and Enugu Rangers in Lagos on June 4, the League Management Company (LMC) has announced.
The champions and the Country’s representatives in the CAF Champions League and Confederations Cup will emerge from the Super Six.
Rangers topped Group A of the abridged league, while Enyimba finished third behind Lobi Stars of Makurdi.
The second match of the day will see former champions, Kano Pillars take on Group B winners, Akwa United, with the last game of the day FC Ifeanyi Ubah facing Lobi Stars who are looking to return to the continent again.
Two days later, Akwa United will slug it out with FC Ifeanyi Ubah, followed by another big clash between Rangers meeting Lobi Stars, while Kano Pillars and Enyimba wrap up the proceeding for that day.
The winners and second team after the playoff scheduled for the Agege Stadium will represent Nigeria in the CAF Champions League, while the third-placed team will play in the CAF Confederation Cup.