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Federation Cup draw holds Tuesday

02 June 2014, 15:10Israel Ojoko

Abuja - The Draw Ceremony for the 2014 Federation Cup Men and Women competitions will hold at the FIFA Technical Centre, Abuja on Tuesday.

Head of the Federation Cup Unit, Ruth David, said that the draw will involve all teams qualified from the 36 States of the Federation and the FCT, minus those teams that have been ejected in the national preliminaries.

The national preliminaries, which took place across the country on May 14, saw Liverpool FC of Sokoto eliminated by Dan Buran of Katsina, while Mafara United of Zamfara walked over Jege United of Kebbi.

Binani FC of Adamawa prevailed over Jalingo FC of Taraba; Sky Academy of Kano edged out Police Machine of Nasarawa; Tornadoes Feeders eliminated Indigenes of Ondo, and Bobbies FC of Delta piped JKF Boys of Ekiti.

Bright Stars of Ebonyi nicked it on penalties at the expense of Okagbue FC of Anambra and Baton FC of Imo were victorious over Atlantic Warriors of Cross River State.

The grand finale of this year’s Federation Cup competitions has been scheduled for Sunday, 3rd August, 2014.

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