Nigeria 2016


Nigeria Football League 2016
Federation Cup 2016

Nigeria Football League

Final Table:

 1.Enugu Rangers International FC    36  18  9  9  53-37  63       [1-0]  Champions
 2.Rivers United (Port Harcourt)     36  19  3 14  38-29  60  [*]  [1-2]
 3.Wikki Tourists FC (Bauchi)        36  16  9 11  45-28  57
 4.Ifeanyi Ubah FC (Nnewi)           36  16  8 12  37-33  56       [1-0]
 5.Lobi Stars FC (Makurdi)           36  16  7 13  41-35  55       [2-0]
 6.Sunshine Stars FC (Akure)         36  14 11 11  44-37  53       [0-1]
 7.Kano Pillars FC                   36  15  7 14  47-40  52       [0-2]
 8.Plateau United FC (Jos)           36  14  9 13  36-36  51  [P]  [2-0]
 9.El-Kanemi Warriors FC (Maiduguri) 36  16  3 17  37-42  51       [1-1]
10.Enyimba FC (Aba)                  36  14  8 14  34-35  50  [C]
11.Nasarawa United FC (Lafia)        36  16  2 18  41-43  50       [3-1]
12.Niger Tornadoes FC (Minna)        36  15  4 17  40-42  49  [P]  [1-1]
13.Abia Warriors FC (Umuahia)        36  12 12 12  35-39  48       [1-0]
14.Akwa United (Uyo)                 36  13  8 15  45-46  47
15.3SC Shooting Stars (Ibadan)       36  14  5 17  41-48  47       [2-1]
16.MFM FC (Lagos)                    36  12  9 15  36-40  45  [P]
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17.Warri Wolves FC                   36  12  9 15  29-38  45       [2-0]  Relegated
18.Heartland FC (Owerri)             36  11 10 15  24-32  43       [2-0]  Relegated
19.Ikorodu United (Lagos)            36   7 11 18  32-55  32  [P]  [1-2]  Relegated
 -.Giwa FC (Jos)                     expelled; all results annulled;
   record at expulsion:              15   4  2  9  11-20  14       [without awarded matches]

[*] Dolphins FC and Sharks FC merged into Rivers United

NB: Giwa FC expelled after failing to show for three matches; all results annulled;
    annulled results listed in square brackets for opponents (without awarded matches)

Round 1
[Feb 20]
Plateau United          2-1 Niger Tornadoes         
[Feb 21]
El-Kanemi Warriors      0-1 Wikki Tourists          
Giwa                    0-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            [annulled]
Heartland               0-0 Warri Wolves            
Ikorodu United          1-1 Abia Warriors           
Kano Pillars            2-1 Enugu Rangers           
Nasarawa United         1-2 MFM                     
Rivers United           1-0 Enyimba                 
Shooting Stars          0-1 Lobi Stars              
Sunshine Stars          1-1 Akwa United             

Round 2
[Feb 24]
Abia Warriors           2-1 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Enugu Rangers           3-1 Plateau United          
Lobi Stars              2-1 Sunshine Stars          
MFM                     2-1 Rivers United           
Niger Tornadoes         1-1 Giwa                    [annulled]
Warri Wolves            1-0 Kano Pillars            
Wikki Tourists          0-0 Heartland               
[Mar 16]
Akwa United             3-0 Ikorodu United          
[Mar 30]
Ifeanyi Ubah            1-0 Nasarawa United         
Enyimba                 2-0 Shooting Stars          

Round 3
[Feb 27]
Shooting Stars          3-0 MFM                     
[Feb 28]
Enugu Rangers           2-1 Niger Tornadoes         
Heartland               0-1 Abia Warriors           
Ikorodu United          1-0 Lobi Stars              
Kano Pillars            2-1 Wikki Tourists          
Rivers United           2-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Plateau United          2-1 Warri Wolves            
[Mar 30]
El-Kanemi Warriors      1-3 Akwa United             
[Apr 13]
Nasarawa United         3-1 Giwa                    [annulled]
Sunshine Stars          2-1 Enyimba                 

Round 4
[Mar 2]
Abia Warriors           0-0 Kano Pillars            
Akwa United             3-1 Heartland               
Giwa                    2-1 Rivers United           [annulled]
Ifeanyi Ubah            3-1 Shooting Stars          
Lobi Stars              3-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
MFM                     2-1 Sunshine Stars          
Niger Tornadoes         2-0 Nasarawa United         
Warri Wolves            0-0 Enugu Rangers           
Wikki Tourists          3-0 Plateau United          
[Mar 3]
Enyimba                 1-0 Ikorodu United          

Round 5
[Mar 5]
Enugu Rangers           1-0 Wikki Tourists          
[Mar 6]
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-0 Enyimba                 
Heartland               1-0 Lobi Stars              
Ikorodu United          0-0 MFM                     
Kano Pillars            3-2 Akwa United             
Plateau United          1-1 Abia Warriors           
Rivers United           1-0 Nasarawa United         
Shooting Stars          2-1 Giwa                    [annulled]
Sunshine Stars          1-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Warri Wolves            1-0 Niger Tornadoes         

Round 6
[Mar 11]
Akwa United             2-0 Plateau United          
[Mar 13]
Abia Warriors           2-2 Enugu Rangers           
Giwa                    1-0 Sunshine Stars          [annulled]
Ifeanyi Ubah            4-1 Ikorodu United          
Lobi Stars              2-2 Kano Pillars            
MFM                     3-1 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Niger Tornadoes         3-2 Rivers United           
[Mar 30]
Wikki Tourists          4-0 Warri Wolves            
[Apr 19]
Nasarawa United         1-0 Shooting Stars          
[Apr 27]
Enyimba                 1-1 Heartland               

Round 7
[Mar 19]
Shooting Stars          1-0 Rivers United           
[Mar 20]
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Enugu Rangers           3-0 Akwa United             
Heartland               1-0 MFM                     
Ikorodu United          1-2 Giwa                    [annulled]
Plateau United          2-1 Lobi Stars              
Wikki Tourists          2-1 Niger Tornadoes         
[Apr 14]
Warri Wolves            1-0 Abia Warriors           
[Apr 27]
Sunshine Stars          3-0 Nasarawa United         
[May 4]
Kano Pillars            1-2 Enyimba                 

Round 8
[Mar 23]
Abia Warriors           0-0 Wikki Tourists          
Akwa United             0-0 Warri Wolves            
Giwa                    1-1 El-Kanemi Warriors      [annulled]
Ifeanyi Ubah            1-0 Heartland               
Lobi Stars              3-1 Enugu Rangers           
MFM                     1-1 Kano Pillars            
Niger Tornadoes         2-1 Shooting Stars          
Rivers United           0-0 Sunshine Stars          
[Mar 24]
Enyimba                 1-0 Plateau United          
Nasarawa United         2-0 Ikorodu United          

Round 9 [Mar 27]
Abia Warriors           1-0 Niger Tornadoes         
El-Kanemi Warriors      3-0 Nasarawa United         
Enugu Rangers           2-1 Enyimba                 
Heartland               2-0 Giwa                    [annulled]
Ikorodu United          2-3 Rivers United           
Kano Pillars            2-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Plateau United          1-1 MFM                     
Sunshine Stars          2-1 Shooting Stars          
Warri Wolves            0-0 Lobi Stars              
Wikki Tourists          0-0 Akwa United             

Round 10
[Apr 6]
Akwa United             1-2 Abia Warriors           
Giwa                    2-0 Kano Pillars            [annulled]
Ifeanyi Ubah            2-0 Plateau United          
Lobi Stars              1-1 Wikki Tourists          
MFM                     1-1 Enugu Rangers           
Niger Tornadoes         2-2 Sunshine Stars          
Rivers United           1-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Shooting Stars          2-0 Ikorodu United          
[Apr 7]
Nasarawa United         1-0 Heartland               
[May 29]
Enyimba                 2-1 Warri Wolves            

Round 11
[Apr 9]
Enugu Rangers           1-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
[Apr 10]
Abia Warriors           abd Lobi Stars              [abandoned at 1-0 in 35' due to heavy rain]
Akwa United             2-0 Niger Tornadoes         
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-0 Shooting Stars          
Heartland               2-1 Rivers United           
Ikorodu United          0-0 Sunshine Stars          
Kano Pillars            2-1 Nasarawa United         
Plateau United          2-0 Giwa                    [annulled]
Warri Wolves            1-0 MFM                     
[Apr 11]
Abia Warriors           2-0 Lobi Stars              [remaining 55']
[Jun 1]
Wikki Tourists          3-1 Enyimba                 

Round 12
[Apr 15]
MFM                     1-0 Wikki Tourists          
[Apr 16]
Nasarawa United         2-1 Plateau United          
Shooting Stars          2-1 Heartland               
[Apr 17]
Giwa                    abd Enugu Rangers           [abandoned at 0-1 in 74' due to
Ifeanyi Ubah            1-0 Warri Wolves             crowd trouble]
Lobi Stars              1-0 Akwa United             
Niger Tornadoes         2-0 Ikorodu United          
Rivers United           1-0 Kano Pillars            
Sunshine Stars          3-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
[Apr 27]
Giwa                    0-1 Enugu Rangers           [remaining 16'; Giwa failed to show;
[Jun 22]                                             result at abandonment Apr 17 stood;
Enyimba                 1-0 Abia Warriors            later annulled]

Round 13
[Apr 22]
Enugu Rangers           2-1 Nasarawa United         
[Apr 23]
El-Kanemi Warriors      1-0 Ikorodu United          
[Apr 24]
Abia Warriors           3-1 MFM                     
Akwa United             0-1 Enyimba                 
Heartland               1-0 Sunshine Stars          
Kano Pillars            6-0 Shooting Stars          
Lobi Stars              1-0 Niger Tornadoes         
Plateau United          2-1 Rivers United           
Warri Wolves            2-0 Giwa                    [annulled]
Wikki Tourists          3-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            

Round 14
[Apr 30]
Ikorodu United          3-1 Heartland               
MFM                     3-0 Akwa United             
[May 1]
Enyimba                 2-2 Lobi Stars              
Giwa                    awd Wikki Tourists          [awarded 0-3; later annulled; Giwa failed
Ifeanyi Ubah            0-0 Abia Warriors            to show for the match fixtured in Ilorin]
Nasarawa United         2-0 Warri Wolves            
Niger Tornadoes         1-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Rivers United           3-1 Enugu Rangers           
Shooting Stars          2-2 Plateau United          
Sunshine Stars          0-1 Kano Pillars            

Round 15
[May 7]
Abia Warriors           1-0 Giwa                    [annulled]
[May 8]
Akwa United             2-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Enugu Rangers           1-1 Shooting Stars          
Enyimba                 2-1 Niger Tornadoes         
Heartland               2-1 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Kano Pillars            2-1 Ikorodu United          
Lobi Stars              1-0 MFM                     
Plateau United          0-0 Sunshine Stars          
Warri Wolves            0-1 Rivers United           
Wikki Tourists          2-1 Nasarawa United         

Round 16
[May 11]
Giwa                    n/p Akwa United             [awarded 0-3; later annulled; Giwa failed
Ifeanyi Ubah            1-0 Lobi Stars               to show for the match fixtured in Ilorin]
Ikorodu United          2-2 Plateau United          
MFM                     0-0 Enyimba                 
Nasarawa United         3-2 Abia Warriors           
Niger Tornadoes         2-1 Heartland               
Rivers United           1-0 Wikki Tourists          
Shooting Stars          1-2 Warri Wolves            
Sunshine Stars          2-1 Enugu Rangers           
[May 12]
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-0 Kano Pillars            

Round 17
[May 14]
Enyimba                 2-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
[May 15]
Abia Warriors           1-0 Rivers United           
Akwa United             1-0 Nasarawa United         
Enugu Rangers           4-1 Ikorodu United          
Kano Pillars            0-0 Heartland               
Plateau United          1-1 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Warri Wolves            2-0 Sunshine Stars          
Wikki Tourists          4-0 Shooting Stars          
Lobi Stars              2-0 Giwa                    [annulled]
[May 16]
MFM                     2-0 Niger Tornadoes         

Round 18
[May 18]
Giwa                    n/p Enyimba                 [awarded 0-3; later annulled; Giwa failed
Heartland               0-0 Plateau United           to show for the match fixtured in Ilorin]
Ikorodu United          1-0 Warri Wolves            
Nasarawa United         2-1 Lobi Stars              
Rivers United           1-0 Akwa United             
Shooting Stars          2-0 Abia Warriors           
Sunshine Stars          3-1 Wikki Tourists          
[May 19]
Ifeanyi Ubah            0-0 MFM                     
Niger Tornadoes         2-1 Kano Pillars            
[Jun 1]
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-0 Enugu Rangers           

NB: Giwa expelled after failing to show for a match for the third time; all results annulled

Round 19
[May 20]
Enugu Rangers           0-0 Heartland               
[May 21]
Enyimba                 1-0 Nasarawa United         
[May 22]
Abia Warriors           1-2 Sunshine Stars          
Akwa United             2-0 Shooting Stars          
Ifeanyi Ubah            2-0 Niger Tornadoes         
Lobi Stars              1-0 Rivers United           
MFM                     n/p Giwa                    
Plateau United          0-0 Kano Pillars            
Warri Wolves            3-1 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Wikki Tourists          3-0 Ikorodu United          

Round 20
[Jun 4]
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-0 Warri Wolves            
[Jun 5]
Heartland               1-2 Enugu Rangers           
Ikorodu United          0-1 Wikki Tourists          
Kano Pillars            1-0 Plateau United          
Nasarawa United         2-1 Enyimba                 
Niger Tornadoes         2-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Rivers United           1-0 Lobi Stars              
Shooting Stars          3-0 Akwa United             
Sunshine Stars          1-1 Abia Warriors           
MFM                     bye

Round 21
[Jun 8]
Abia Warriors           1-1 Ikorodu United          
Akwa United             3-3 Sunshine Stars          
Enugu Rangers           1-0 Kano Pillars            
Lobi Stars              3-1 Shooting Stars          
MFM                     2-0 Nasarawa United         
Niger Tornadoes         1-0 Plateau United          
Warri Wolves            2-2 Heartland               
Wikki Tourists          1-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
[Jun 9]
Enyimba                 0-0 Rivers United           
Ifeanyi Ubah            bye

Round 22
[Jun 11] 	
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-0 Abia Warriors           
[Jun 12]
Heartland               0-0 Wikki Tourists          
Ikorodu United          1-1 Akwa United             
Kano Pillars            2-2 Warri Wolves            
Nasarawa United         4-2 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Plateau United          2-0 Enugu Rangers           
Rivers United           4-1 MFM                     
Shooting Stars          1-0 Enyimba                 
Sunshine Stars          1-0 Lobi Stars              
Niger Tornadoes         bye

Round 23
[Jun 19]
Abia Warriors           1-0 Heartland               
Akwa United             2-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Ifeanyi Ubah            2-0 Rivers United           
MFM                     0-1 Shooting Stars          
Niger Tornadoes         1-1 Enugu Rangers           
Wikki Tourists          3-1 Kano Pillars            
[Jun 20]
Warri Wolves            2-1 Plateau United          
[Jul 7]
Lobi Stars              1-1 Ikorodu United          
[Aug 3]
Enyimba                 0-0 Sunshine Stars          
Nasarawa United         bye

Round 24
[Jun 24]
Enugu Rangers           2-1 Warri Wolves            
[Jun 25]
El-Kanemi Warriors      1-0 Lobi Stars              
Heartland               2-0 Akwa United             
[Jun 26]
Kano Pillars            5-0 Abia Warriors           
Nasarawa United         1-0 Niger Tornadoes         
Plateau United          2-0 Wikki Tourists          
Shooting Stars          2-2 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Sunshine Stars          2-0 MFM                     
[Sep 14]
Ikorodu United          3-2 Enyimba                 
Rivers United           bye

Round 25
[Jul 2]
Nasarawa United         1-0 Rivers United           
Abia Warriors           0-1 Plateau United          
[Jul 3]
Akwa United             2-1 Kano Pillars            
Enyimba                 2-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Ifeanyi Ubah            0-0 Sunshine Stars          
Lobi Stars              2-0 Heartland               
MFM                     3-1 Ikorodu United          
Niger Tornadoes         2-0 Warri Wolves            
Wikki Tourists          0-0 Enugu Rangers           
Shooting Stars          bye

Round 26
[Jul 8]
Enugu Rangers           2-1 Abia Warriors           
[Jul 9]
El-Kanemi Warriors      3-1 MFM                     
Heartland               1-0 Enyimba                 
[Jul 10]
Ikorodu United          1-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Kano Pillars            3-0 Lobi Stars              
Plateau United          1-1 Akwa United             
Rivers United           1-0 Niger Tornadoes         
Shooting Stars          2-1 Nasarawa United         
Warri Wolves            1-1 Wikki Tourists          
Sunshine Stars          bye

Round 27
[Jul 16]
Akwa United             2-3 Enugu Rangers           
Nasarawa United         3-0 Sunshine Stars          
[Jul 17]
Abia Warriors           1-0 Warri Wolves            
Enyimba                 2-1 Kano Pillars            
Ifeanyi Ubah            1-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Lobi Stars              1-0 Plateau United          
MFM                     2-0 Heartland               
Niger Tornadoes         1-1 Wikki Tourists          
Rivers United           2-0 Shooting Stars          
Ikorodu United          bye

Round 28
[Jul 23]
Enugu Rangers           1-1 Lobi Stars              
Heartland               0-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Kano Pillars            1-0 MFM                     
Shooting Stars          3-1 Niger Tornadoes         
Sunshine Stars          1-0 Rivers United           
Wikki Tourists          2-0 Abia Warriors           
[Jul 24]
Ikorodu United          2-2 Nasarawa United         
Plateau United          2-0 Enyimba                 
Warri Wolves            3-1 Akwa United             
El-Kanemi Warriors      bye

Round 29
[Jul 30]
Nasarawa United         3-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
[Jul 31]
Akwa United             3-0 Wikki Tourists          
Enyimba                 1-1 Enugu Rangers           
Ifeanyi Ubah            2-1 Kano Pillars            
Lobi Stars              3-0 Warri Wolves            
MFM                     0-1 Plateau United          
Niger Tornadoes         2-1 Abia Warriors           
Shooting Stars          2-1 Sunshine Stars          
[Aug 12]
Rivers United           2-0 Ikorodu United          
Heartland               bye

Round 30
[Aug 6]
Abia Warriors           0-0 Akwa United             
El-Kanemi Warriors      1-0 Rivers United           
Heartland               1-0 Nasarawa United         
Plateau United          2-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Sunshine Stars          2-0 Niger Tornadoes         
[Aug 7]
Ikorodu United          1-1 Shooting Stars          [abandoned at 1-1 in 90' due to crowd trouble;
[Aug 31]                                             result allowed to stand]
Warri Wolves            0-0 Enyimba                 
Wikki Tourists          1-1 Lobi Stars              
[Sep 1]
Enugu Rangers           1-0 MFM                     
Kano Pillars            bye

Round 31
[Aug 16]
Niger Tornadoes         3-0 Akwa United             
[Aug 17]
Sunshine Stars          3-0 Ikorodu United          
Shooting Stars          0-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Rivers United           1-0 Heartland               
Ifeanyi Ubah            2-0 Enugu Rangers           
MFM                     1-1 Warri Wolves            
Lobi Stars              3-2 Abia Warriors           
[Aug 18]
Nasarawa United         1-0 Kano Pillars            
[Sep 7]
Enyimba                 2-1 Wikki Tourists          
Plateau United          bye

Round 32
[Aug 21]
Akwa United             1-0 Lobi Stars              
El-Kanemi Warriors      3-2 Sunshine Stars          
Heartland               1-0 Shooting Stars          
Ikorodu United          1-0 Niger Tornadoes         
Kano Pillars            1-0 Rivers United           
Warri Wolves            0-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Wikki Tourists          2-1 MFM                     
[Aug 22]
Plateau United          1-0 Nasarawa United         
[Sep 21]
Abia Warriors           3-1 Enyimba                 
Enugu Rangers           bye

Round 33
[Aug 27]
Enyimba                 2-1 Akwa United             
[Aug 28]
Ifeanyi Ubah            1-0 Wikki Tourists          
Ikorodu United          1-1 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Nasarawa United         1-0 Enugu Rangers           
Niger Tornadoes         2-0 Lobi Stars              
Rivers United           2-0 Plateau United          
Shooting Stars          4-0 Kano Pillars            
Sunshine Stars          1-1 Heartland               
[Aug 29]
MFM                     0-0 Abia Warriors           
Warri Wolves            bye

Round 34
[Sep 3]
El-Kanemi Warriors      2-0 Niger Tornadoes         
[Sep 4]
Akwa United             3-1 MFM                     
Enugu Rangers           4-0 Rivers United           
Heartland               0-1 Ikorodu United          
Kano Pillars            2-0 Sunshine Stars          
Lobi Stars              1-0 Enyimba                 
Plateau United          1-0 Shooting Stars          
Warri Wolves            1-0 Nasarawa United         
[Sep 7]
Abia Warriors           1-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Wikki Tourists          bye

Round 35
[Sep 10]
Ifeanyi Ubah            2-0 Akwa United             
Ikorodu United          4-1 Kano Pillars            
Nasarawa United         2-1 Wikki Tourists          
Niger Tornadoes         1-0 Enyimba                 
Rivers United           3-1 Warri Wolves            
Shooting Stars          2-1 Enugu Rangers           
Sunshine Stars          3-1 Plateau United          
[Sep 11]
MFM                     3-1 Lobi Stars              
[Sep 17]
El-Kanemi Warriors      1-0 Heartland               
Abia Warriors           bye

Round 36
[Sep 18]
Abia Warriors           2-1 Nasarawa United         
Enugu Rangers           2-0 Sunshine Stars          
Enyimba                 0-0 MFM                     
Lobi Stars              2-1 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Plateau United          1-0 Ikorodu United          
Warri Wolves            1-0 Shooting Stars          
Wikki Tourists          1-0 Rivers United           
[Sep 21]
Heartland               2-0 Niger Tornadoes         
Kano Pillars            1-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Akwa United             bye

Round 37 [Sep 25]
El-Kanemi Warriors      1-0 Plateau United          
Heartland               1-0 Kano Pillars            
Ifeanyi Ubah            1-0 Enyimba                 
Ikorodu United          1-2 Enugu Rangers           
Nasarawa United         2-2 Akwa United             
Niger Tornadoes         3-1 MFM                     
Rivers United           0-0 Abia Warriors           
Shooting Stars          1-0 Wikki Tourists          
Sunshine Stars          1-0 Warri Wolves            
Lobi Stars              bye

Round 38 [Oct 2]
Abia Warriors           2-1 Shooting Stars          
Akwa United             1-2 Rivers United           
Enugu Rangers           4-0 El-Kanemi Warriors      
Kano Pillars            1-1 Niger Tornadoes         
Lobi Stars              2-0 Nasarawa United         
MFM                     1-0 Ifeanyi Ubah            
Plateau United          awd Heartland               [awarded 3-0; abandoned at 1-1 in 80'; 
Warri Wolves            1-0 Ikorodu United           Heartland walked off]
Wikki Tourists          2-0 Sunshine Stars          
Enyimba                 bye

Final Table:

 1.Enugu Rangers International FC    36  18  9  9  53-37  63       [1-0]  Champions
 2.Rivers United (Port Harcourt)     36  19  3 14  38-29  60  [*]  [1-2]
 3.Wikki Tourists FC (Bauchi)        36  16  9 11  45-28  57
 4.Ifeanyi Ubah FC (Nnewi)           36  16  8 12  37-33  56       [1-0]
 5.Lobi Stars FC (Makurdi)           36  16  7 13  41-35  55       [2-0]
 6.Sunshine Stars FC (Akure)         36  14 11 11  44-37  53       [0-1]
 7.Kano Pillars FC                   36  15  7 14  47-40  52       [0-2]
 8.Plateau United FC (Jos)           36  14  9 13  36-36  51  [P]  [2-0]
 9.El-Kanemi Warriors FC (Maiduguri) 36  16  3 17  37-42  51       [1-1]
10.Enyimba FC (Aba)                  36  14  8 14  34-35  50  [C]
11.Nasarawa United FC (Lafia)        36  16  2 18  41-43  50       [3-1]
12.Niger Tornadoes FC (Minna)        36  15  4 17  40-42  49  [P]  [1-1]
13.Abia Warriors FC (Umuahia)        36  12 12 12  35-39  48       [1-0]
14.Akwa United (Uyo)                 36  13  8 15  45-46  47
15.3SC Shooting Stars (Ibadan)       36  14  5 17  41-48  47       [2-1]
16.MFM FC (Lagos)                    36  12  9 15  36-40  45  [P]
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17.Warri Wolves FC                   36  12  9 15  29-38  45       [2-0]  Relegated
18.Heartland FC (Owerri)             36  11 10 15  24-32  43       [2-0]  Relegated
19.Ikorodu United (Lagos)            36   7 11 18  32-55  32  [P]  [1-2]  Relegated
 -.Giwa FC (Jos)                     expelled; all results annulled;
   record at expulsion:              15   4  2  9  11-20  14       [without awarded matches]

[*] Dolphins FC and Sharks FC merged into Rivers United

NB: Giwa FC expelled after failing to show for three matches; all results annulled;
    annulled results listed in square brackets for opponents (without awarded matches)

Promoted: ABS FC (Ilorin), Gombe United FC, Katsina United FC, Remo Stars FC (Ijebu Ode)


Federation Cup

1/8 Finals
[Jul 12]
Crown                   2-1 Enugu Rangers           
Akwa United             0-0 Sunshine Stars          [8-7 pen]
[Jul 13]
Rivers United           0-0 Shooting Stars          [3-2 pen]
Wikki Tourists          1-0 Plateau United          
Ifeanyi Ubah            2-0 Katsina United          
Warri Wolves            1-1 Prime                   [6-5 pen]
Dynamite Force          0-1 Nasarawa United         
[Jul 20]
Enyimba                 1-0 J Atete                 

Quarterfinals
[Jul 27]
Nasarawa United         0-0 Akwa United             [4-2 pen]
Enyimba                 abd Rivers United           [abandoned at 0-0 at half-time due to rain]
Warri Wolves            awd Ifeanyi Ubah            [abandoned at 0-1 in 88', Warri walked off, disqualified]
Wikki Tourists          0-0 Crown                   [3-4 pen]
[Jul 28]
Enyimba                 awd Rivers United           [abandoned at 1-0 in 83', Rivers walked off, disqualified]

Semifinals
[Sep 28, in Kaduna]
Ifeanyi Ubah            awd Crown                   [abandoned at 2-1 in 88' due to pitch invasion;
[Oct 15, in Ibadan]                                  Crown disqualified]
Nasarawa United         1-0 Enyimba                 

Final [Nov 6, Teslim Balogun stadium, Lagos]
Ifeanyi Ubah            0-0 Nasarawa United         [aet, 5-4 pen]


2015

2017

list of champions

list of cup winners


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Last updated: 2 Feb 2017

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