2019 Aiteo Cup Final Venue Revealed
The 2019 Aiteo Cup Final will be played on 24 July (image courtesy Hotel.ng)

Organisers of Nigeria’s oldest Cup competition, Aiteo Cup, have reportedly chosen Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Zaria, Kaduna state as venue for the final between Kano Pillars and Niger Tornadoes.

Concise News understands that the all-Northern Cup Final has been scheduled to take place on 24 July.

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While Tornadoes defeated Rivers United 2-1 in their semi-final, Pillars beat Calabar Rovers 3-1 on penalties after both teams had played out a 1-1 draw in regulation time.

The Minna club lost to Akwa United in the 2017 final in Lagos, while Pillars threw away a three-goal lead to lose on penalties to Rangers in the final played one year later in Asaba, Delta state.