The road to the MTN FA Cup glory just got more intriguing with the official draw for the Round of 16 held on January 24th in Accra.
Ghanaian legends Agyemang Duah and Ablade Kumah conducted the ceremony, separating the qualified teams into two zones – Northern and Southern.
This strategic move promotes local derbies and minimizes travel costs, promising an atmosphere buzzing with regional pride and fierce competition.
Sixteen teams from across the country remain in contention, and the stage is set for some mouthwatering clashes.
The top fixture undoubtedly goes to Asante Kotoko, the record nine-time FA Cup champions, who will face off against Karela United. Sparks are sure to fly in this encounter, with both teams boasting passionate fan bases and a hunger for silverware.
Meanwhile, defending champions Dreams FC will have their hands full against Koforidua Semper Fi in the Eastern regional derby. Semper, having climbed their way up from the Division One League, are sure to be hungry for an upset against the experienced champions.
The Round of 16 matches will be played between February 16th and 20th, 2024, giving fans just enough time to gear up for the upcoming football feast. With top teams colliding and local rivalries taking center stage, the MTN FA Cup is set to deliver more thrills and spills in the weeks to come.
Check out the full of Round 16 draw below: