Port Harcourt based side SKE FC have been paired to square-up against Awoba Stars FC in the Rivers State Federation Cup competition.
SKE FC will engage Awoba Stars FC in the quarter-finals stage of the competition following the draws that was conducted by the Rivers State Football Association.
A friendly game between both sides was initially arranged to take place before the draws were conducted on Friday 7th April 2017 but was subsequently cancelled once both sides were paired in the draws.
The Federation Cup game is billed to take center stage on the 20th of April 2017 at the Sharks Stadium Port Harcourt at 3pm prompt.
Meanwhile, Head Coach of SKE FC, Coach John Nyamali has reacted to the pairings ahead of the crucial tie.
“We are not familiar with the team because I learnt they came from Bille Community. I watched them in their friendly game last week and I believe we can capitalize from their defensive frailties to get the better of them because my players are fully ready for the competition,” Said Nyamali.
SKE FC were edged out in the quarter-finals of the competition last season by Go-Round FC.