NPFL: Abia state governor hosts Enyimba players for title success

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Abia State Governor Alex Otti will host Enyimba players and officials on Thursday.

The ceremony celebrates the team’s record ninth Nigeria Premier League title.

The event will take place at the Abia State Government House Banquet Hall.

The team will be led by chairman Felix Anyansi-Agwu and head coach Finidi George.

Governor Otti is expected to announce a cash donation to players and officials.

The Peoples’ Elephant claimed the 2022/23 NPL title at the Super Eight playoffs in Lagos.

CAF Champions League is the club’s next season.

NPL playoffs: Enyimba win record ninth title

Sunday night, Enyimba won the Nigeria Premier League title for a record ninth time after drawing 1-1 with Rivers United at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Onikan, Lagos.

Finidi George’s side finished top of the standings with nine points from five matches in the Super Six playoffs.

The Aba giants have also earned a place in next season’s CAF Champions League.

Enyimba took the lead through Ekenne Awazie in the 37th minute.

Rivers United leveled three minutes after the break, with Nyima Nwagua firing home from inside the box.

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