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Action returns in Federation Cup

11 July 2016, 17:53Israel Ojoko

Lagos - The Round of 16 matches of the men’s competition and the quarter –final matches of the women’s event of this year’s Federation Cup will take place Tuesday, 12th July and Wednesday, 13th July 2016.

Sunshine Stars of Akure go up against Akwa United in Makurdi on Tuesday, 12th July as Crown FC of Ogbomosho and Enugu Rangers go for a tug in Kaduna on the same day.

Rivers United and Shooting Stars of Ibadan are at each other’s jugular at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna on Wednesday, 13th July, as Wikki Tourists of Bauchi battle Plateau United in Akure in other all –NPFL clashes.

NPFL side FC IfeanyiUbah will take on Katsina United at the Kwara Sports Complex, Ilorin on Wednesday, 13th July while Nasarawa United will test might with Dynamite FC of Benin City at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja on the same day as Warri Wolves are up against Prime FC of Oshogbo at the Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi.

The postponed Round of 32 clash between Enyimba FC and El-Kanemi Warriors will come up in Abuja on Wednesday, 13th July. The winner of the clash will go up against J. Atete FC of Delta State at a later date.

In the women’s competition, Abia Angels will take to the field in Lokoja against Nasarawa Amazons, as Delta Queens and Katsina Queens do battle in Abuja on Tuesday, 12th July.

Also read: Fed Cup: Rivers, Kaduna United coaches react to Round 32 result

Champions Sunshine Queens will tango with Rivers Angels of Port Harcourt in Abuja on Wednesday, 13th July while the game between Bayelsa Queens and COD United Ladies of Lagos has been moved to Lokoja.

News24 reported that Giwa FC and Heartland were both eliminated from the Federation Cup in the Round of 64.

Full fixture


Akwa United Vs Sunshine Stars         - Makurdi    - 12/7/16     - 4pm

Crown FC Vs Enugu Rangers            - Kaduna     - 12/7/16     - 4pm

Rivers United Vs Shooting Stars         - Kaduna     - 13/7/16     - 4pm

Wikki Tourists Vs Plateau United       - Akure       - 13/7/16     - 4pm

Katsina United Vs FC IfeanyiUbah      - Ilorin        - 13/7/16     - 4pm

Prime FC Vs Warri Wolves               - Makurdi    - 13/7/16     - 4pm

Dynamite FC Vs Nasarawa United      - Lokoja      - 13/7/16     - 4pm

J. Atete Vs Enyimba FC/El-Kanemi Warriors

NOTE: Enyimba FC Vs El-Kanemi Warriors Round of 32 to be played in Abuja on Wednesday, 13th July, starting from 4pm.


Nasarawa Amazons Vs Abia Angels    - Lokoja      - 12/7/16     - 4pm

Delta Queens Vs Katsina Queens        - Abuja        - 12/7/16     - 2pm

COD United Vs Bayelsa Queens         - Lokoja      - 13/7/16     - 2pm

Sunshine Queens Vs Rivers Angels     - Abuja        - 13/7/16     - 4pm

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