By Izuchukwu Okosi
The Muslim Sallah holidays have forced the Nigeria Football Federation to postpone the Federation Cup Round of 16
matches, reports Newslegend.com.ng.
The Eid-el-fitri celebrations, which mark the end of the month-long Ramadan fasting, are scheduled for Tuesday and
Wednesday next week.
Feeration Cup matches were earlier scheduled to take place on Tuesday and Wednesday next week but they will now be
played on July 12th and July 13th respectively due to the Yuletide.
Holders Akwa United will tackle Sunshine Stars at the Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi, on Tuesday, July 12, while Enugu
Rangers will confront Crown FC at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna.
The stadium in Kaduna will also host the game between Rivers United and Shooting Stars on Wednesday, June 13.
Nigeria Professional Football League leaders, Wikki Tourists, and Plateau United will clash also on Wednesday, June 13
at the Akure Township Stadium.
Also on Wednesday, July 13, Warri Wolves will face Prime FC at the Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi while FC IfeanyiUbah tackle
Katsina United at the Kwara Sports Complex, Ilorin. Nasarawa United will play host to Dynamite FC at the Confluence
The postponed Round of 32 clash between Enyimba and El-Kanemi Warriors will come up in Abuja on Wednesday, July 13.
The winners will take on J. Atete in the next round.