Edo State Government has thrown Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium’s gate open to football fans as Bendel Insurance FC host Plateau United on Thursday January 19 2023 in week 2 fixture of the 2022/23 Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL).

The Nigerian Observer confirmed this statement on the Bendel Insurance FC’s Twitter handle on Wednesday.

Recall that the Nigeria Premier Football League 2022/23 match day two fixture involving Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin was earlier rescheduled to hold on Thursday, January 19,2023. The match will kick off by 4pm Nigerian time.

The match was initially scheduled for Wednesday, January 18,2023 at 4 pm at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City.