South West Rugby League teams will swing into action as they intensify preparation in their quest to improve and consolidate their positions on the log with three games remaining in the season.
Friends of Rugby have announced that the CMB Building Maintenance & Investment Company Limited sponsored, South West Rugby League will resume its second round on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at the Nigeria Institute of Sports NIS pitch, National Stadium, Surulere Lagos.
After months of break, The newly appointed Technical Director, Ntiense Williams expressed optimism that the last 3 sets of matches will be explosive with a lot of technical and tactical improvements following the just concluded Referees course which was facilitated by two top Zimbabwe Rugby Union referees educators and a successful hosting of this year’s Lagos Independence Rugby Sevens Tournament three weekends ago.
Four matches will be played at the NIS pitch, National Stadium Lagos on Saturday starting at 10:00 am.
The first match will be between bottom Division two side, Panthers RFC and Second placed Eco II RFC at 10 am followed by Lagos Dragons and table toppers; Gosar RFC at 12 noon.
There will be an explosive encounter between Premier division teams, as second-placed Racing RFC will hope to shrug off a big challenge from The Nigeria Police RFC who are sitting at number 3 on the log and the last match will see table toppers; Cowrie RFC take on Lagos RFC who are bottom on the log and still searching for their first win this season.