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Complete List of All Nigerian Football Clubs

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Complete List of All Nigerian Football Clubs

Complete List of All Nigerian Football Clubs

Facts About Football Clubs in Nigeria

Nigerian football clubs are divided into 4 different divisions and stages, depending on their performances.

  1. The first division is the Nigeria Premier League
  2. The second division is the Nigerian National League
  3. The third division is the Nigeria Division 1
  4. The last one is the Nigeria Division 2

Nigerian Premier League (NPL) is basically made up of 19 clubs. Out of the 16 clubs that makes the Nigeria National League, NPL is the first and it could also be called League 2. While 6 clubs make up the 3rd League which is also called the Nigeria Division 1, only 2 teams are found in the Nigeria Division 2.

Facts About Nigeria Premier League teams

The Nigeria Premier league, sponsored by Globacom Telecommunication Company was founded in 2003 and it is managed by the league management Company. National competitions like the Nigeria FA cup and the Nigeria Super Cup was the only medium that would have clubs participate in the league. Aside these national competitions, they equally participate in a number of continental competitions, like the Champions League and the Confederation Cup.

Clubs that make it to the first three slots in the Nigerian National League are always allowed to play the Nigeria Premier league, while the last three clubs on the premier league table are relegated to the Nigeria National League.

So far in the International FC, Enugu rangers and Enyimba are the two most successful Nigerian Football clubs with the highest winning in the NPL title.

Complete List of All Nigerian Football Clubs

Complete List of All Nigerian Football Clubs

Nigeria Premier League teams

The 19 clubs that make up the Nigeria premier league are:

  1. Kano pillars
  2. Enyimba Aba
  3. Warri Wolves
  4. Giwa FC
  5. Nasarawa United
  6. Lobi Stars Makurdi
  7. Abia Warriors
  8. Enugu rangers International
  9. Dolphins Port Harcourt
  10. Heartland Owerri
  11. Sunshine Stars Akure
  12. Taraba FC
  13. Port Harcourt Sharks
  14. El-Kanemi Warriors Maiduguri
  15. Bayelsa United
  16. Akwa United Uyo
  17. Gombe United
  18. Crown FC Ogbomoso
  19. Kaduna United

 The Nigerian National League (The second division)

The 16 clubs that make up the Nigeria National League are:

  1. Abuja FC
  2. Bendel Insurance
  3. First bank Lagos
  4. Gabros International Nnewi
  5. Gateway United Abeokuta
  6. Kwara United
  7. MFM FC Lagos
  8. Mighty Jets Jos
  9. Niger Tornadoes Minna
  10. Plateau United
  11. Prime FC Oshogbo
  12. Ranchers Bees Kaduna
  13. Shooting Stars SC Ibadan
  14. Stationary Stores Lagos
  15. UniCem Rovers Calabar
  16. Wikki Tourists Bauchi

The Nigeria Division 1 (The third division)

The Six football clubs that make up the Nigeria Division 1 clubs are:

  1. Bussdor United Owerri
  2. City of David United Lagos
  3. Court of Appeal Abuja
  4. Dynamite Force Benin City
  5. FC Ebedei Ijebu Ode
  6. Rising Star Akure

Nigeria Division 2

The two clubs that make up the Nigeria Division 2 clubs are:

  1. My People Lagos
  2. Yerima Strikers

Complete List of All Nigerian Football Clubs

  • Abia Comets
  • Abia Warriors F.C.
  • Abiola Babes
  • ABS F.C.
  • Abuja F.C.
  • ACB Lagos
  • Adamawa United F.C.
  • Akwa Starlets FC
  • Akwa United F.C.
  • Anambra Pillars F.C.
  • Anambra United F.C.
  • Apa United FC
  • Babanawa F.C.
  • Bayelsa United F.C.
  • BCC Lions
  • Bendel Insurance F.C.
  • Bridge Boys F.C.
  • Bussdor United F.C.
  • C.O.D United football club of Lagos
  • Calabar Rovers
  • City of David FC
  • Crown F.C.
  • Dalhatu United
  • Dolphins F.C. (Port Harcourt)
  • DSS FC
  • El-Kanemi Warriors
  • Enugu Rangers
  • Enyimba International F.C.
  • Esan F.C.
  • F.C. Ebedei
  • First Bank F.C.
  • Fountain FC
  • Gateway United F.C.
  • Giwa FC
  • Go Round F.C.
  • Gombe United F.C.
  • Heartland F.C
  • Ifeanyi Ubah F.C
  • Ikorodu United F.C.
  • Ilesa Dynamos F.C.
  • Jasper United
  • Jigawa Golden Stars F.C.
  • JUTH F.C.
  • Kaduna United F.C.
  • Kano Pillars F.C.
  • Kogi United
  • Kwara United F.C.
  • Leventis United
  • Lobi Stars F.C.
  • MFM FC
  • Mighty Jets F.C.
  • Mohammed Gambo
  • My People FC
  • NAF Rockets F.C.
  • Nasarawa United F.C.
  • Nembe City F.C.
  • NEPA Lagos
  • New Nigeria Bank F.C.
  • Niger Tornadoes F.C.
  • NITEL Vasco Da Gama F.C.
  • Ocean Boys F.C.
  • Plateau United F.C.
  • Prime F.C.
  • Racca Rovers
  • Ranchers Bees FC
  • Remo FC
  • Rising Stars F.C.
  • Rivers United F.C.
  • Sharks F.C.
  • Shooting Stars SC
  • Sokoto United
  • Spotlight F.C.
  • Stationery Stores F.C.
  • Sunshine Stars F.C.
  • Taraba F.C.
  • TEAP FC
  • Udoji United F.C.
  • Union Bank F.C.
  • Warri Wolves F.C.
  • Westside F.C.
  • Wikki Tourists F.C.

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