Aiteo cup quarter final matches went down yesterday across all match venues as Nassarawa united, Kano pillars, Niger Tornadoes and Calabar Rivers progress to semi final of the Aiteo cup.
Last two year finalist Niger Tornadoes couldn’t beat the Giant slayer Smart City FC of Lagos at regulation time. The match went into penalties and Smart city were defeated 5:4 .
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Kano Pillars thrashed Aklosendi 4-0 to progress to semis, while Calabar Rovers eliminated Bendel Insurance 5-4 on penalties after scores were goalless after 90 minutes.
Rivers United and Lobi Stars both played a 1-1 draw before Rivers United triumphed 4-3 on penalties.
Kano pillars are still chasing their first ever FA cup trophy. They were beaten in the final last year by Enugu Rangers. All hopes will be high when they face Calabar Rovers in the semi final clash.
While Niger Tornadoes and Nassarawa United will also face off in the semi final of the competition.
The winners of the cup competition will represent Nigeria in the 2020 CAF Confederation Cup.