As the 2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season begins today, former champions, Enyimba FC of Aba is yet to secure a home venue for its league and international matches. The People’s Elephants played its home matches at the U.J.Esuene Stadium, Calabar last season as its stadium in Aba is still under construction.
Enyimba will commence its season with an away tie to Lobi Stars of Makurdi this afternoon. But the club is in dilemma on where to host its matches as the U.J. Esuene stadium venue in Calabar has not been fixed.
In the past two weeks, Eyimba has been in Calabar apparently trying to secure venue for its matches, but as at yesterday that has not been determined and some players and officials hinted that the team was yet to finalise issues with the State Sports Commission. Read more