Nagaland Premier League
|Number of teams||10|
|Levels on pyramid||3|
|Promotion to||I-League 2nd Division|
|Current champions||Barak Flamingoz|
Nagaland Premier League (or NPL) is the top division football league in the Indian state of Nagaland. The league is expected to begin in January 2012 with the aim to increase interest in football in Nagaland.
There will be 10 clubs in the 2012 Nagaland Premier League season. Each club plays every other club twice (once at home and once away). Three points are awarded for a win, one for a draw and zero for a loss. At the end of the season a table of the final League standings is determined, based on the following criteria in this order: points obtained, goal difference, and goals scored.
While there is no reports of any TV Coverage for the league the Nagaland Football Association have made strides to update fans and other people on the developments surrounding the league. So far the NFA's way of updating its fans is through Facebook and Twitter. The league also managed to set up a website called nagalandpremierleague.com which they will use to update the news surrounding the league.
Clubs and Districts 2012
This is the completed club list for the 2012 season.
- NPL Champions to have shot at I-League, The Morung Times, 11 November 2011
- 10 teams for inaugural Nagaland Premier League league