Fed Cup: Heartland out; Enyimba in S/Finals

Defending champions, Heartland FC

Defending champions, Heartland FC

2011 and 2012 Federation Cup champions Heartland missed the chance to retain the trophy as they were knocked out of the tournament by Akwa United in a quarter final match on Wednesday.

The match ended 1-1 in regulation time but the Naze Millionaires were edged out via penalties 5-4 in Kaduna.

In Abeokuta, Enyimba recorded a slim 1-0 win over Nasarawa United to book a place in the semi-finals of the competition.

A second half goal from Kingsley Sokari was all the former African Champions needed to kicked-out the Lafia boys out of the tournament.

Last year semifinal-list, Lobi Stars secured their passage into the last four of this year FA Cup after they beat giant killers Akwa Starlets 2-1.

Results

Nasarawa United 0-1 Enyimba

Warri Wolves 3-0 Kano Pillars

Akwa Starlets 1-2 Lobi Stars

Heartland 1-1 Akwa United (Akwa United win 4-5 after penalties)