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The second edition of the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun’s Pre-season Tournament is set to hold between November 16th – 23rd, 2020 in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State.
The tournament Coordinator Oye Bawala announced the date in a statement from the tournament’s communication department as obtained by PLATFORM TIMES.
Bawala promised improved organization and competition for the clubs that will participate in this year’s edition.
He added that the tournament will adhere to the the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) guidelines on COVID19.
The maiden edition held last year in Ijebu-ode saw Shooting Stars emerged champions after defeating Delta Force 1-0 in the final game.
11 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs and five Nigeria National League (NNL) clubs have been confirmed for participation in the tournament.
They are defending champions Shooting Stars Crown FC, Bendel Insurance, Remo Stars, and Gateway FC from the NNL while Four-time NPFL champions Kano Pillars, Rivers United, Warri Wolves, MFM FC, Nasarawa United, Adamawa United, Lobi Stars, Kwara United, Heartland FC, Wikki Tourists, and Rangers International are the packs from the NPFL.