June 24, 2021
Quarter-final clubs for the 2021 FCT FA/Aiteo Cup have emerged after the first preliminary round of matches were decided.
In the 8 matches played at Wuye Football field and Area 3 in Garki, all in Abuja, 6 games were won after duration while two were decided via penalty shootouts.
In the first match of the day, Tikitaka lost 1-0 to Basic Maracana at the Wuye centre while Sirpet A vs Tripple J ended 2-2 buy the latter triumphed 3-4 after penalties.
In other matches, FWC drew goalless against Oya Spot but prevailed 3-2 after penalty shootout.
Nigeria National League, NNL campaigners, EFCC FC showed superiority as they thrashed Dante A 3 -0 in match number four.
However, another NNL side, FRSC FC were unlucky as they were bundled out of the competition after 1-3 defeat by Police Machine.
Democrats were 2-1 Victors against Garden Partner while Ejele FC had the highest scoreline on the day as they pummeled Unique Saphire 5-1.
In the last match of the day, Sun FC were handed a 3-1 defeat by another NNL side, NAF FC.
The quarter-final matches will hold on Thursday, June 10th, 2021 with the semi-finals are slated for Friday, June 11th, 2021.
The winner of the 2021 FCT FA Cup will represent the Federal Capital Territory at the 2021 Aiteo/FA Cup national final.