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Round 38
Home team - Away team
1
×
2
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Weather conditions
Score
52
26
22
1
1 - 0
2.42
1.92
31° broken clouds
3 - 1
39
33
28
1
1 - 0
1.83
2.56
24° moderate rain
1 - 0
63
25
12
1
1 - 0
2.04
1.59
26° overcast clouds
2 - 0
39
33
28
1
1 - 0
1.81
2.56
23° moderate rain
2 - 1
81
17
2
1
1 - 0
2
1.23
27° light rain
3 - 0
43
29
28
1
1 - 0
2.15
2.33
24° moderate rain
1 - 0
47
26
27
1
1 - 0
2.47
2.13
24° light rain
1 - 0
72
22
6
1
1 - 0
1.96
1.39
26° light rain
2 - 0
40
29
31
1
1 - 0
2.23
2.5
24° light rain
1 - 3
82
15
3
1
2 - 0
2.48
1.22
20° light rain
2 - 0
Home team - Away team
Under
Over
Betimate
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
56.59
43.41
Under
2.42
1.13
3 - 1
72.38
27.62
Under
1.83
1.44
1 - 0
66.6
33.4
Under
2.04
1.33
2 - 0
72.84
27.16
Under
1.81
1.45
2 - 1
67.79
32.21
Under
2
1.35
3 - 0
63.77
36.23
Under
2.15
1.27
1 - 0
55.18
44.82
Under
2.47
1.1
1 - 0
68.79
31.21
Under
1.96
1.37
2 - 0
61.42
38.58
Under
2.23
1.22
1 - 3
54.86
45.14
Under
2.48
1.09
2 - 0
Home team - Away team
No
Yes
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
69
31
No
1 - 0
2.04
2.38
2 - 0
65
35
No
1 - 0
1.81
2.3
2 - 1
51
49
No
1 - 0
2.47
2.02
1 - 0
55
45
No
1 - 0
2.23
2.1
1 - 3
Home team - Away team
Probability in%
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
52%
Home
0
1 - 0
2.42
1.04
3 - 1
63%
Home
0
1 - 0
2.04
1.26
2 - 0
61%
Away
0
1 - 0
1.81
1.21
2 - 1
53%
Home
-1
1 - 0
2
1.06
3 - 0
53%
Away
0
1 - 0
2.47
1.06
1 - 0
58%
Away
+1
1 - 0
1.96
1.16
2 - 0
60%
Away
0
1 - 0
2.23
1.2
1 - 3
58%
Home
-1
2 - 0
2.48
1.15
2 - 0
Round 37
Home team - Away team
1
×
2
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Weather conditions
Score
77
21
2
1
1 - 0
1.75
1.3
27° overcast clouds
1 - 0
62
23
15
1
1 - 0
2.46
1.61
28° light rain
3 - 0
72
24
4
1
1 - 0
1.73
1.39
28° light rain
3 - 1
32
35
33
X
0 - 0
1.64
2.86
30° light rain
0 - 2
56
28
16
1
1 - 0
1.97
1.79
28° light rain
1 - 1
75
19
6
1
1 - 0
2.15
1.33
22° light rain
2 - 0
50
28
22
1
1 - 0
2.18
2
29° light rain
1 - 0
59
24
17
1
1 - 0
2.38
1.69
28° light rain
1 - 0
59
31
10
1
1 - 0
1.55
1.69
26° moderate rain
5 - 2
Home team - Away team
Under
Over
Betimate
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
74.42
25.58
Under
1.75
1.48
1 - 0
55.44
44.56
Under
2.46
1.1
3 - 0
74.88
25.12
Under
1.73
1.49
3 - 1
77.37
22.63
Under
1.64
1.54
0 - 2
68.58
31.42
Under
1.97
1.37
1 - 1
63.78
36.22
Under
2.15
1.27
2 - 0
62.85
37.15
Under
2.18
1.25
1 - 0
57.55
42.45
Under
2.38
1.15
1 - 0
79.63
20.37
Under
1.55
1.59
5 - 2
Home team - Away team
No
Yes
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
86
14
No
1 - 0
1.73
2.72
3 - 1
67
33
No
1 - 0
1.97
2.33
1 - 1
77
23
No
1 - 0
2.15
2.54
2 - 0
58
42
No
1 - 0
2.38
2.15
1 - 0
80
20
No
1 - 0
1.55
2.6
5 - 2
Home team - Away team
Probability in%
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
54%
Away
+1
1 - 0
1.75
1.07
1 - 0
62%
Home
0
1 - 0
2.46
1.24
3 - 0
59%
Away
+1
1 - 0
1.73
1.18
3 - 1
66%
Home
+1
0 - 0
1.64
1.32
0 - 2
56%
Home
0
1 - 0
1.97
1.12
1 - 1
54%
Away
+1
1 - 0
2.15
1.07
2 - 0
50%
Home
0
1 - 0
2.18
0.99
1 - 0
59%
Home
0
1 - 0
2.38
1.17
1 - 0
59%
Home
0
1 - 0
1.55
1.18
5 - 2

Things you should know about the Nigeria Premier League

The Nigeria Premier League is officially known as the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). This is the highest tier of association football in the Nigerian football league system. It was first played in 1972 and has experienced dwindling fortunes since the late 2000s. 

The Nigerian top league is run by the Nigeria National League (NNL) and sponsored by the League Management Company (LMC). It was renamed several times before having the current name.

  • 1972–1979:  Nigerian National League / Nigerian Football League
  • 1979–1990:  Nigerian National League - First Division
  • 1993–2000: Nigerian Premier League ( first time)
  • 2000-2003: Nigerian Premiership
  • 2012/12- present: Nigerian Premier League (second time)

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2020-21 Nigeria Premier League

The 2020-21 NPFL is the 50th season of the top flight in the Nigerian football league system. The league began on 27 December 2020. Enyimba are the defending champions from the 2019 edition despite that league could not be completed till the end. 

Enyimba win the 2019 NPFLEnyimba win the 2019 NPFL

 

There are 20 teams playing in the 2020-21 season. They are all from the 2019-20 season because no teams were promoted or relegated due to the Covid-19 pandemic. NPFL TV and  NTA are official live broadcasters of the league. 

 

Teams in the 2020-21 NPFL

Team

Location

Stadium

Head Coach

Abia Warriors

Umuahia

Okigwe Stadium

Imama Amapakabo

Adamawa United

Yola

Pantami Stadium

Ibrahim Bello

Akwa United F.C.

Uyo

Godswill Akpabio Stadium

Kennedy Boboye

Dakkada

Uyo

Godswill Akpabio Stadium

Caleb Esu

Enugu Rangers

Enugu

Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium

Salisu Yusuf

Enyimba

Aba

Enyimba International Stadium

Fatai Osho

Heartland F.C.

Owerri

Okigwe Stadium

Fidelis Ilechukwu

Ifeanyi Ubah F.C.

Nnewi

Ifeanyi Ubah FC International Stadium

Uche Okagbue

Jigawa Golden Stars

Dutse

Ahmadu Bello Stadium

Dodo Isah

Kano Pillars

Kano

Ahmadu Bello Stadium

Ibrahim Musa

Katsina United

Katsina

Muhammadu Dikko Stadium

Azeez Mohammed

Kwara United

Ilorin

Kwara State Stadium

Abdullahi Biffo

Lobi Stars

Makurdi

Aper Aku Stadium

Kabiru Dogo

MFM F.C.

Lagos

Agege Stadium

Gabriel Olalekan

Nasarawa United

Lafia

Lafia Township Stadium

Bala Nikyu

Plateau United

Jos

New Jos Stadium

Abdu Maikaba

Rivers United

Port Harcourt

Yakubu Gowon Stadium

Stanley Eguma

Sunshine Stars

Akure

Akure Township Stadium

Gbenga Ogunbote

Warri Wolves

Warri

Delta State Polytechnic Stadium

Ortega Deniran

Wikki Tourists F.C.

Bauchi

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium

Bala Jibrin

Titles by Clubs in the Nigeria Premier League

As of the present time, Enyimba are the dominants of the Nigerian Premier League with 8 times reaching the champion title. They are also the defending champions from the previous season (2019-20). 

The second-best team are Rangers International. They have had 7 winning titles. Shooting Stars and Heartland F.C are both standing at the third position with 5 titles. 

 

Best Clubs in the NPFL

Clubs

Championship

Years

Enyimba (Aba)

8

2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2015, 2019

Rangers International (Enugu)

7

1974, 1975, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1984, 2016

Shooting Stars (Ibadan)

5

1976, 1980, 1983, 1995, 1998

Heartland F.C. (Owerri)

5

1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1993

Kano Pillars (Kano)

4

2008, 2012, 2013, 2014

Dolphin (Port Harcourt)

3

1997, 2004, 2011

Bendel Insurance (Benin City)

2

1973, 1979

Julius Berger (Lagos)

2

1991, 2000

Lobi Stars (Makurdi)

1

1999

BCC Lions (Gboko)

1

1994

Stationery Stores (Lagos)

1

1992

Leventis United (Ibadan)

1

1986

Plateau United (Jos)

1

2017

Bayelsa United (Yenegoa)

1

2009

Ocean Boys (Brass)

1

2006

Udoji United (Awka)

1

1996

New Nigeria Bank (Benin City)

1

1985

Racca Rovers (Kano)

1

1978

Mighty Jets (Jos)

1

1972

Top Best goalscorers of the Nigeria Premier League

Here is the Nigeria Premier League table of the best players over years. Mfon Udoh is having the best achievement with 23 goals for Enyimba in the 2014 season. 

Best Players in the NPFL

Year

Top scorers

Club

Goals

1990

Ishaya Jatau

Iwuanyanwu Nationale

17

1991

Richard Ojomo

Bendel United

12

1992

Arthur Moses

Super Stores

10

1993

Tony Nwigwe

Iwuanyanwu Nationale

13

1994

Olumide Harris

Shooting Stars

14

1995

Ben Agawam

Gombe United F.C.

12

1996

Peter Anyiolobi

Enyimba

9

1997

Paul Kpoughoul

Jasper United/BCC Lions

16

1998

Hassan Minna

Gombe United

14

1999

Emmanuel Ago

Iwuanyanwu Nationale

14

2000

Peter Ijeh

Julius Berger

14

2001

Uche Okereke

Enugu Rangers

13

2002

Joetex Frimpong

El-Kanemi Warriors

16

2003

Chibuzor Ozurumba

Endurance Idahor

Iwuanyanwu Nationale

Julius Berger

13

2004

Kabiru Alausa

Julius Berger

13

2005

Timothy Anjembe

Joseph Akpala

Lobi Stars

Bendel Insurance

12

2006

Ikechukwu Ibenegbu

El-Kanemi Warriors

10

2007

Aruwa Ameh

Kaduna United

10

2008

Abubakar Babale

Wikki Tourists/Sunshine Stars

14

2009

Orok Akarandut

Akwa United

17

2010

Ahmed Musa

Kano Pillars

18

2011

Jude Aneke

Kaduna United

20

2012

Sibi Gwar

Niger Tornadoes

17

2013

Victor Namo

Nasarawa United

18

2014

Mfon Udoh

Enyimba

23

2015

Gbolahan Salami

Warri Wolves

17

2016

Godwin Obaje

Wikki Tourists

18

2017

Anthony Okpotu

Lobi Stars

19

2018

Junior Lokosa

Kano Pillars

19

2019

Mfon Udoh

Sunusi Ibrahim

Akwa united

Nasarawa united

10

2019–20

Israel Abia

Enugu Rangers

12

 

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Reference Sources

  • https://www.npfl.tv/football/npfl/league/1/home
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigeria_Professional_Football_League
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2020%E2%80%9321_Nigeria_Professional_Football_League