Kaduna, Ibadan To Host Federation Cup Semi-finals
Written by Morenike Adebayo on September 6, 2016
The Nigeria Football Federation has scheduled the semi-finals of this year’s Federation Cup to hold in Kaduna and Ibadan on the eighteenth and twenty-fifth of September, 2016 respectively.
According to the fixtures, FC Ifeanyiuba of Nnewi will lock horns with giant killers, Crown FC of Ogbomosho, in the first semi-final billed for the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna on the eighteenth of September. In the other semi-final, last year’s finalists, Nasarawa United Football Club of Lafia will slug it out with Enyimba International FC of Aba at the Adamasingba Stadium, Ibadan.
The winners of the two semi-finals will clash for the coveted trophy in a venue yet to be announced, but Lagos that has hosted the past four finals may again host the final.
The women Federation Cup semi-finals will take place on the twenty-first of September in Owerri and Enugu.