Nigeria 2022 Aiteo Cup: Rangers, Heartland To Clash In Oriental Derby

The fixtures for the men’s and women’s categories of the 2022 Aiteo Cup have been made with a mouthwatering oriental derby between Enugu Rangers and relegated Heartland FC of Owerri.

The rounds of 32 fixtures draw was made following the conclusion of all the playoffs and State FA Cup finals.

The Oriental derby game will hold on August 3, 2022, at Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin, Edo State, with kickoff fixed for 4 pm.

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After giving Heartland back-to-back losses in the recently ended Nigeria Professional Football League, Rangers may boast about having the upper hand over their adversary coming into the derby match.

The Flying Antelopes are seeking atonement after their attempt to secure a continental ticket in the NPFL was unsuccessful.

In another round of 32 matchups, two NPFL titans are poised to fight as Akwa United gird up against Remo Stars in Enugu.


Bayelsa United Vs Green Beret– Enugu – (03/08/22) – 2pm

Enyimba International Vs Niger Tornadoes– Ijebu-Ode – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Doma United Vs Lobi Stars– Jos – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Akure City Academy Vs Bendel Insurance Feeders– Nnewi – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Rangers Int’l Vs Heartland FC– Benin City – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Sunshine Stars Vs Rovers FC– Aba – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Cynosure FC Vs Katsina United– Makurdi – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Remo Stars Vs Akwa United– Enugu – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Kogi United Vs Kanta United– Minna – (03/08/22) – 4pm

DMD FC Vs Housing Corporation – Abuja – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Zamfara United Vs Kano Pillars – Kaduna – (03/08/22) – 2pm

Fulfill FC Vs El-Kanemi Warriors– Gombe – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Kwara United Vs Wikki Tourists– Abuja – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Bendel Insurance Vs Ottasolo FC– Ilorin – (03/08/22) – 4pm

Sokoto United Vs Nasarawa United– Kaduna – (03/08/22) – 4pm

. Dakkada FC already qualified for Round of 16


Bayelsa Queens/Kada Queens Vs Niger Amazons – 04/08/22 – 4pm (Venue TBD)

Abruka Queens Vs Abia Angels – Benin City – 04/08/22 – 4pm

Naija Ratels Vs Nasarawa Amazons – Jos – 04/08/22 – 4pm

Immaculate Queens Vs Confluence Queens – Makurdi – 04/08/22 – 4pm

Honey Badgers Vs Delta Queens – Owerri – 04/08/22 – 4pm

Heartland Queens Vs Dannaz Ladies – Warri – 04/08/22 – 4pm

Osun Babes Vs Royal Queens – Abuja – 04/08/22 – 4pm

Edo Queens Vs Awka Angels/FC Robo Queens – 04/08/22 – 4pm (Venue TBD).


Henry Usiayo is a reporter who has a flair for sports and he currently write sports articles for Africa Top Sports.

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