The encounter between Nigeria Professional Football League teams – Sunshine Stars of Akure and Nasarawa United of Lafia – at the Dipo Dina Stadium, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State is the pick of the Round of 32 matches of this year’s AITEO Cup competition that will come up on Wednesday.
In the women’s competition, in which the first ball will be kicked on Wednesday, the match between Premier League teams FC Robo Queens and Delta Queens of Asaba at the Legacy Pitch of National Stadium, Lagos, headlines the Round of 32.
Yobe Desert Stars, who eliminated top NPFL side, Kano Pillars, in a rescheduled Round of 64 tie in Damaturu on Thursday, square up against Akwa United in Uyo next week – the match rescheduled as a result of the Nigeria/Cameroon World Cup qualifier in the same city on Friday.
Lobi Stars, who kicked out fellow NPFL side, Katsina United, are away to Ngwa FC in Abakaliki, while Unicem Rovers will host Rangers International of Enugu and the Oshogbo Township Stadium is venue for the clash between Osun United and Kwara United.
In the women’s version, Adamawa Queens will take on Edo Queens in Fufure, Invincible Queens are away to Confluence Queens in Lokoja and Rivers Angels will tackle Delta Babes in Port Harcourt.
NPFL side, Niger Tornadoes, will be up against FC Atete, the club that eliminated Rivers United, in Lokoja, Shooting Stars are away to Delta Warriors in Warri and Plateau United host Ede United in Jos.