Federation Cup: Sunshine Face Giwa Test, Pillars Battle Gateway

Federation Cup: Sunshine Face Giwa Test, Pillars Battle Gateway

By Adeboye Amosu:

Sunshine Stars and Giwa FC will clash in the biggest game in the round of 64 of the 2016 Federation Cup at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja on Wednesday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Five-time winners Rangers will face minnows Akure City at the Rwang Pam Stadium, Jos, while their Oriental rivals Heartland, who have won the trophy three times, will keep a date with Top World Football Club at Oleh Stadium in Delta State.
Kano Pillars face a tricky fixture against National League side Gateway United while Rivers United will be up against Papilo FC, an amateur club owned by former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu.
Two-time winners, El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri, will battle Katsina United Feeders.
Shooting Stars will hope to put their poor domestic form behind them when they square up against Wikki Feeders.
Holders Akwa United have drawn bye into the round of 32 alongside Nigeria Professional Football League champions Enyimba and last season’s Federation Cup runners-up Lobi Stars.

Kwara United V Galadima Best
Sunshine Stars V Giwa FC
Abia Comets V Nembe City
Damaturu FC V Dynamite FC
Rovers FC V Flash Flamingoes
Nasarawa United V FC Abuja
Go Round V Yobe Stars
Rivers United V Papilo FC
Kaduna FC V Bridge Boys
Shooting Stars V Wikki Feeders
FC Zamfara V Almar FC
Heartland V TopWorld
J Atete V Akwa Starlets
El-Kanemi Warriors V Katsina Feeders
Sokoto United V Crown FC
Fasbir FC V Niger Tornadoes
ABS FC V Yenagoa City
Akure City V Enugu Rangers
Kogi United V Ekiti United
Wikki Tourists V FRSC
Dreams FC V Akwanga Selected
Plateau United V Zara FC
Gateway V Kano Pillars
Prime FC V Inneh Stars
Yarmalight V Warri Wolves
Jigawa Stars V Gashaka Buffaloes
MFM FC V El-kanemi Babes
Katsina United V FC Lokoja
FC IfeanyiUbah V Ebonyi United