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Ikorodu City FC Secures Historic Promotion to Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL)

Ikorodu City FC has achieved a momentous milestone in their footballing journey, clinching promotion to the prestigious Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL). The Lagos-based team sealed their promotion with a resounding 2-0 victory over Madiba FC on Wednesday, capping off an impressive campaign in the Nigeria National League (NNL) Super 8 tournament.

The decisive win saw Toyeeb emerge as the hero for the "Oga Boys," finding the back of the net in the 28th and 83rd minutes to secure their ticket to the NPFL for the first time in the club's history.

The road to promotion has been marked by perseverance and determination for Ikorodu City FC, with their journey in the National League since 2022 reflecting their resilience:

- 2022: A dramatic escape from relegation on the final day of the season showcased their ability to thrive under pressure.
- 2023: Despite facing challenges, the team navigated through relegation playoffs, demonstrating their resolve to bounce back stronger.
- 2024: The culmination of their efforts came to fruition as they clinched promotion into the top flight, marking a significant achievement for the club and its supporters.

Ikorodu City FC's promotion to the NPFL not only signifies their ascent to the elite level of Nigerian football but also serves as a testament to their dedication and hard work. As they prepare to embark on this new chapter, the club aims to make a lasting impact and etch their name among the giants of Nigeria football.

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