Coca-Cola FA Cup ================ Provincial stage ---------------- In Lagos State, 94 teams entered, in Delta State 66. Other states have less than five teams. Start Jul 3. Delta State - - - - - - Round 3 [Jul 16] Appeteez FC (Asaba) 0-1 Omars FC (Warri) Bissalo Babes FC (Warri) 0-1 Randle Lions FC (Warri) Zumax FC (Aldja) 1-0 Delta Strikers FC (Warri) All Stars FC drw Enerhen Utd [7-6 pen] Invicible Sports Club (Warri) 1-0 Agbon Utd Victory Stars 1-0 Aladja Utd Polavis FC (Warri) drw Ekete FC (Aladja) [5-4 pen] Round 4 [Jul 23] Final [Aug 12, Warri Township Stadium] Delta United 3-0 Ovwian United Zonal Playoffs stage -------------------- NB: September 1-8 States participants: Gombe Liverpool and Gombe Lions. Kwara Bukonla Babes and Offa United. Niger Bida Lions and Golden Boys. Kogi Kogi Teachers and Kogi United. FCT FC Abuja and Defence Strikers. Plateau Mighty Jets and JUTH. Abia OUK United and Enyimba Feeders. Ogun Gateway and DG Babes. Ondo OSFODEC and Sunshine Stars. Oyo Shooting Stars Feeders and Crown. Lagos First Bank and Alexandria. Osun Prime and Gray. Edo Paulson and Haosa. Enugu UNEC Lions and UNTH. Anambra Gabros International and Power United. Imo Imo United and Akujiobi. Ebonyi Ebonyi Angels and Nwachukwu Bread. Benue Mighty Junior and Katsina-Ala. Bayelsa Brass United and Dream Bombers. Akwa-Ibom Akwa United and Akwa Starlet. Ekiti Works Rangers and Fountain. Cross Rivers Calabar Rovers and Anantigha Warriors. Delta Delta United and Ovwian United. Rivers Rivers United and Sharks Feeders. Zamfara Zamfara United and Yerima Strikers. Jigawa Jigawa Stars and Hagai. Nasarawa Nasarawa United Feeders and Keffi United Feeders. Kebbi Nasarawa United and Fadama FC. Kaduna M&D and El-Cruzeiro. Sokoto Sokoto United and Arewa United. Kano Dankalt and One Touch. Borno Aminu Jets and Bulunkutu. Taraba Jafca and Nou. Yobe Desert Stars and Police Stars. Adamawa Makwada and Adamawa United. Bauchi Wunti and Zagbai. Katsina Talba and Nasara. NB: All 74 qualifiers from the 36 states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (Abuja) campaign at the zonal play-offs to qualify for the National Draws. There would be two round of matches during this stage. The first round would be decided on knock-out basis, while the second round would be decided on round-robbin basis. Apart from the Katsina zone, which has 14 teams from 7 states, others have 12 teams from 6 states. At the second round of matches, teams would be divided into two groups with winners of each group qualifying for the National Draws, which would have 32 teams. National stage -------------- NB: Round of 32 composed of seeded 20 Premier League clubs and 12 teams who qualified from the zonal play-offs. For the first time in the history of the competition, the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) and sponsor, Coca-Cola, agreed to use only eight match venues from the Round of 32 through finals. The eight match venues are: Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri (Imo State); Enyimba Stadium, Aba (Abia State); Gateway Stadium (Ogun State); Gombe Stadium, Gombe (Gombe State); Jos Township Stadium, Jos (Plateau State); Onikan Stadium, Lagos (Lagos State); Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin-City (Edo State); Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano (Kano State). At this stage of the competition, teams would play on neutral grounds. 1/16 Finals [Sep 20] Wikki Tourists 0-0 Lobi Stars [5-3 pen] Ocean Boys (Bayelsa) 1-2 Bendel Insurance FC (Benin) Prime FC (Ogbomosho) 0-2 Julius Berger (Abeokuta) Heartland FC (Owerri) 0-0 Jigawa Stars [4-5 pen] Shooting Stars (Ibadan) 2-1 Kano Pillars Makwada FC (Numan) 0-2 Niger Tornadoes FC Nasarawa United n/p Ranchers Bees (Kaduna) [3-0; Ranchers Bees dns] Gombe United n/p Yobe Stars [3-0; Yobe Stars dns] [Sep 27] Kwara United (Ilorin) 0-1 Sharks FC (Port Harcourt) Dolphins FC 2-0 Akwa United Starlets FC University Teaching Hospital FC 2-0 University of Nigeria Enugu Campus FC Gateway FC 0-0 Bayelsa United [4-5 pen] El Cruzeiro FC 1-2 Kaduna United Enyimba FC (Aba) 0-1 El-Kanemi Warriors (Maiduguri) [Sep 28] Enugu Rangers International FC 2-0 Fountain FC (Ado-Ekiti) [Sep 29] Offa United bt FC Abuja 1/8 Finals [Oct 7] El-Kanemi Warriors (Maiduguri) 0-1 Niger Tornadoes FC Jigawa Stars 1-1 Sharks FC (Port Harcourt) [4-1 pen] Gombe United abd Shooting Stars (Ibadan) [0-2, abd at 67' due to rain] Julius Berger (Abeokuta) 0-1 Dolphins FC Kaduna United 1-0 Offa United University Teaching Hospital FC 0-1 Bayelsa United (Yenagoa) Bendel Insurance FC (Benin) 1-0 Enugu Rangers International FC [Oct 8] Nasarawa United (Lafia) 0-0 Wikki Tourists (Bauchi) [4-5 pen] Gombe United 0-1 Shooting Stars (Ibadan) Quarterfinals [Oct 14] Jigawa Stars 0-3 Niger Tornadoes FC Shooting Stars (Ibadan) 2-3 Dolphins FC Bayelsa United (Yenagoa) 0-2 Bendel Insurance FC (Benin) Wikki Tourists (Bauchi) 1-1 Kaduna United [1-4 pen] Semifinals [Oct 22] Dolphins FC (Port Harcourt) 1-0 Niger Tornadoes FC (Minna) Bendel Insurance FC (Benin) 2-1 Kaduna United Third-place match [Oct 29, MKO Abiola Stadium, Abeokuta] Niger Tornadoes FC (Minna) 2-1 Kaduna United Final [Oct 29, MKO Abiola Stadium, Abeokuta] Dolphins FC (Port Harcourt) 2-2 Bendel Insurance FC (Benin) [aet; 4-2 pen] [Victor Ezeji, Ibrahim Ajani; Edwin Eziyodawe, John George] FA Super Cup [aka Charity Shield] ============ [Dec 14, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium, Bauchi] Ocean Boys FC (Brass) 1-0 Dolphins FC (Port Harcourt) [Brown Adegie 55]
list of champions
list of cup winners
Prepared and maintained by José Batalha for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
Author: José Batalha
Last updated: 29 Dec 2006
José Batalha and RSSSF 2006
You are free to copy this document in whole or part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the author. All rights reserved.