There will be quality football action across the country as the first round matches of this year’s AITEO Cup competition for women hold in eight centres on Wednesday.
A ninth match will hold in Lokoja on Thursday, between Kaduna Queens and Abia Angels.
Seven teams, namely Rivers Angels, Adamawa Queens, Sunshine Queens, Delta Queens, Nasarawa Amazons, Confluence Queens and Ibom Angels, have drawn bye into the next round, which would be the Round of 16, as nine are set to emerge from the confrontations on Wednesday and Thursday.
The Akure Township Stadium will host the clash between Capital City Doves and FC Robo of Lagos, with Enugu’s Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium the venue for the game between Police Machine and Vera Gold Angels.
Warri Township Stadium will rock as Osun Babes and Linda Ayade Babes come to town.
In Port Harcourt, Solo Wonders and Bayelsa Queens are at one another’s jugular, as Crystal Academy and Pelican Stars in Owerri.
Lagos will play host to Edo Queens and YEP Queens, while Olori Babes and Moje Babes clash in the evening game in Akure and Young Talents 99 and Fortress Ladies make it a date in nearby Ado-Ekiti.