The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation has today announced its schedule of international and local event for 2017.
The Technical Director of the Federation; Olatunji Fasimoye further announced that all overseas players interested in playing for Black Stallions should take note of the Africa Cup 1C 15s International engagement in March and Africa Cup 7s in November, 2017 which will serve as Commonwealth Games Qualifiers, the Black Stallion 7s will be looking to repeat their fine form of 2013 when they qualified for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games but were denied participation by the NOC.
“We’re very much looking forward to kicking off the 2017 campaign with our various programs and Tournaments, The Super Cup is always a great way to start the new season with the Northern and South-West League winners battling it out in a showpiece occasion in front of a big crowd. Looking around our various Leagues, We expect all clubs to be prepared going into the year’s campaign as we have very high expectation on the players judging by their performance last year in our various tournaments held. ”. Says the NRFF Technical Director, Olatunji Fasimoye.