Unknown Smart City, who dumped out league kings Enyimba, will this weekend take on Shooting Stars for a place in the last-eight of this year’s Aiteo Cup.
Shooting Stars outclassed Katsina United 2-0 to reach the Round of 16.
There will be several all-NPFL clashes in the Round of 16 – Lobi Stars vs Abia Warriors, Insurance vs El Kanemi and Kano Pillars vs Kwara United.
Kano Pillars had to go past hard-fighting ABS FC 1-0 today in Lokoja to reach this stage of the cup competition.
Plateau United, who eliminated Kogi United 3-0 today in Abuja, will now have to take on Calabar Rovers for a place in the quarterfinals.
Aiteo Cup 2019 Round of 16 fixtures:
Niger Tornadoes vs Cynosure
Rivers Utd vs Warri Wolves
Smart City Shooting Stars
Lobi vs Abia Warriors
Insurance vs El Kanemi
EFCC vs Aklosendi
Kano Pillars vs Kwara Utd
Plateau United vs Calabar Rovers