Nagaland Premier League

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Nagaland Premier League
Nagaland Premier League Logo.jpg
Country  India
Founded 2011
Number of teams 10
Levels on pyramid 3
Promotion to I-League 2nd Division
Relegation to None
Domestic cup(s) None
Current champions Barak Flamingoz
Website Premier League
2012

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.

Structure[edit]

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.

At the end of each season the champion club will be promoted to I-League 2nd Division.[1]

Media Coverage[edit]

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[edit]

This is the completed club list for the 2012 season.[2]

Club District
Dimapur United Dimapur
Doyang Wokha
Dynamic Dimapur
Flamingoz Peren
Kohima Komets Kohima
Life Sports Kohima
Naga Tornados Zunheboto
New Market Kohima
Sangpang Mokokchung
Zonipang Mokokchung

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