2023 Federation Cup: Rangers Face Kano Pillars as NFF Releases Round of 32 Fixtures


The Nigeria Football Federation has released the fixtures for the Round Of 32 in the 2023 Federation Cup following results from Round 64 which went down on Wednesday the 26th of April.

Bendel Insurance of Edo, 3SC of Ibadan, Sunshine Stars of Ondo, and Kano Pillars, amongst others, qualified from the previous round, to set up mouthwatering fixtures for the Round of 32.

Six-time champions, Rangers FC against two-time winners, Kano Pillars is surely one fixture to look out for while keeping a gaze on Warri Wolves from Delta facing off with joint-most champions 3SC of Ibadan with 8 titles in another center.

The worst-performing team in the NPFL, El-Kanemi Warriors from Borno) will have a chance to achieve silverware when they oblige Ingas FC from Enugu for battle.

The Super Clash of Titans will unanimously be the tie between Plateau United and either Rivers United or Enyimba FC as the latter are yet to play due to Rivers’ continental duties in the CAF Confederation Cup.

Below are the fixtures for the Round of 32 for Men in full;

Heartland FC (Imo) vs Essien Ayi FC (Cross River)

Ahudiya (Abia) vs Bendel Insurance (Edo)

Standard FC (Kaduna) vs Sunshine Stars (Ondo)

EFCC FC (FCT) vs Akwa United (Akwa Ibom)

Warri Wolves (Delta) vs 3SC (Oyo)

Mighty Jets (Plateau) vs Gombe United (Gombe)

Osun United (Osun) vs Insurance Feeders (Edo)

Cynosure FC (Ebonyi) vs Lobi Stars (Benue)

Plateau United (Plateau) vs Rivers United/Enyimba FC

Ingas FC (Enugu) vs El-Kanemi Warriors (Borno)

Nasarawa United (Nasarawa) vs DMD FC (Borno)

Ikorodu City (Lagos) vs Kwara United (Kwara)

FC Ebedei (Ekiti) vs Igbajo FC (Osun)

Rangers Int’l (Enugu) vs Kano Pillars (Kano)

FR Ebunuja (Imo) vs Doma United (Gombe)

Edel FC (Anambra) vs Mailantarki FC (FCT)