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Giwa FC Club appeals expulsion by LMC

Organisers of the NPFL, expelled Giwa FC for failing to honour three cumulative fixtures without acceptable reason.

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Giwa FC play Giwa FC have filed an appealed for their expulsion (Nigeria League Management Company)

Nigerian club Giwa FC have appealed their expulsion from the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

Organisers of the NPFL, on Friday, May 20 announced that Giwa FC has been expelled due to a breach of NPFL Framework & Rules as they failed to honour three cumulative fixtures without acceptable reason.

In response to the expulsion, the embattled Jos-based club on Monday, May 23 made a formal request to have its ejection from the league (NPFL) re-examined.

League Management Company play The LMC expelled Giwa FC after they failed to honour three league matches (League Management Company)


The above subject matter refers. We are in receipt of your letter of 20th May, 2016 on the above subject matter. We hereby notify you that we do not accept any of the sanctions imposed on our club and further add that we elect to be dealt with by a commission,” Giwa FC wrote in a letter dated May 21, 2016 to the league organisers.

While the appeal matter is pending, the LMC has already effected the cancellation of all matches played by Giwa FC this season from its official website.

The Jos club is now 20th on the log after they were stripped of all the points they have amassed so far in the 2015/2016 season.

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