On Thursday 16 November, 2023 Abuja based Nigeria National League Football Club, Sporting Supreme at 4:15 in the afternoon flew out from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to the Sultan Saddik Abubakar International Airport, Sokoto to honour their match day one encounter with Kebbi United.
Another NNL New comers 1472 Football Club of Lagos also on Friday 17 of November 2023 flew from the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos to Uyo via Airpeace to keep a date with Dakkada Football Club at the newly build Uyo Township,Akwa Ibom State.
1472 FC Club Media Manager Peter Owoloko further disclosed that the Club will fly back to Lagos after their duel in Uyo.
It is a match day one fixture in Conference A.
Incidentally both Sporting Supreme are among the privately owned clubs in the NNL.
In the NNL Star match and opening day one tie at the new-look Lafia City Stadium, home side Nasarawa United edged Zamfara United 1-0 in a fierce encounter.
The victory of the Solid Minners in Lafia was the first in the new season of NNL.