35 clubs jostle for Edo Aiteo Cup
No fewer than 35 clubs are on the queue for the 2021 Edo state Aiteo Cup which got underway yesterday, Thursday, June 10, 2021, Orient Sports reports.
14 matches were decided on Thursday 10th June 2021 at five venues as the Edo FA/Aiteo cup competition got underway in Benin city.
All 35 Participating teams were present during the draws which held at the media centre of the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City.
Secretary of the Edo FA board, Elder Emmanuel Ajibola said five venues will host matches of the competition in Edo state.
He named the venues to include Edo State University Uzarue, Western Boys High School sports complex Benin city, School of Heath technology Benin city, and the university of Benin sports complex main bowl and training Pitch.
Ajibola, disclosed that 14 matches werer decided on match day one on Thursday June 10th 2021.
Elsewhere, four teams were played in Edo north with venue at Edo university Uzarue, as Dynamite Fc battle Rising stars while United Fc will face Afa Fc.
Defending champion Bendel insurance Fc, Rolly Fc, Ine stars, BJ Foundation and Sunsel Fc drew bye.
The chairman Edo FA comrade Roland Abu commended the teams for attending the draws given the short notice, he advised them to play by the rules during the competition.