Federation Cup: Heartland, Akwa clash in Q/Finals

Defending champions, Heartland FC

Defending champions, Heartland FC

The 2013 Federation Cup quarter-final fixtures date and venue has been released by the Nigeria Football Federation.

Two Premier League giants, leaders Kano Pillars and 4th placed Warri Wolves will battle for a place in the semi finals of Nigeria Federation Cup.

In Kaduna, Defending champions Heartland, will take on Akwa United in another encounter which will also be a major talking point of the quarter final matches.

Nasarawa United will tackle Enyimba in Abeokuta for a place in the last four while Akwa Starlets who been impressive so far in this competition will put up a fight against Glo Premier League campaigner, Lobi Stars in Enugu.

All the four games will be played next week Wednesday, August 31.

The finals of the competition will be played in Lagos.

Federation Cup Fixtures

Heartland Vs Akwa United – Kaduna
Warri Wolves  Vs Kano Pillars – Ilorin
Nasarawa United  Vs  Enyimba – Abeokuta
Akwa Starlets  Vs Lobi Stars  – Enugu