- …as Heartland, Sharks battle at Aba
By Albert Akota
The Round of 32 games in this year’s men’s Federation Cup competition begin tomorrow and day after with a number of interesting fixtures.
Traditional powerhouse Enugu Rangers FC, who ousted Ikpeazu FC in the Round of 64 in Umuahia, is up against Giwa FC, conquerors of ABS FC of Ilorin.
The big match takes place at the FIFA Goal Project, National Stadium Package B, Abuja on Thursday.
Also on Thursday, Enyimba FC of Aba clash with Niger Tornadoes in Benin City, while FC Taraba ambush Plateau United of Jos in Katsina-Ala.
On Friday, Professional Football League top dogs Heartland FC and Sharks FC tango in Aba.
Kogi United are up against Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt in Benin City, with First Bank of Lagos taking on Gombe United in Lokoja and Abia Warriors to tussle with El-Kanemi Warriors at the FIFA Goal Project in Abuja.