The chase for the 2013 Federation Cup continues as 32 clubs including the defending champions, Heartland of Owerri, league leaders, Kano Pillars keep sight on securing their round of six berth in the on-going most-celebrated and longest football tournament in Nigeria, Federation Cup.
The 25,000 capacity-seater of Lokoja Confluence Stadium will welcome two-Glo Premier League clubs including two-times CAF Champions League winner, Enyimba of Aba and Kaduna United among four visiting clubs.
Other Federation Cup campaigners includes Kaduna United, NPFL-bound duo of Abia Warriors and Remo Stars will storm Lokoja when this year’s Federation Cup competition hits the Round of 32 junction on Wednesday, July 17 with teams battling to make it to the Round of 16.
SavidNews Nigeria can reliably report that Kaduna United will play Abia Warriors at 2pm while Enyimba International of Aba battle Remo Stars of Lagos at 4pm on the same day.
2013 Federation Cup Round of 16 Fixtures
Heartland FC vs Ingas FC – Enugu
Julius Atete FC vs Sharks FC – Abakiliki
Akwa United FC vs Makwada FC – Katsina Ala
Enugu Rangers vs Samba Kurna FC – Abuja
Plateau United vs Niger Tornadoes – Kaduna
Nasawara United vs COD FC – Ilorin – 2pm
Warri Wolves vs Kano Pillars – Ilorin – 4pm
FC Taraba vs Gombe United – Lafia – 2pm
El-Kanemi Warriors vs Kano Pillars – Lafia – 4pm
Nembe City vs Sunshine Stars – Rojenny
Remo Stars FC vs Enyimba FC – Lokoja – 4pm
Abia Warriors vs Kaduna United – Lokoja – 2pm
3SC vs JUTH FC – Minna
ABS FC vs Bayelsa United –Benin City
Dolphins FC Akwa Starlet – Umuahia
MFM FC vs Lobi Stars – Nnewi