THE draw of this year’s edition of the Chibuku Super Cup was conducted in Harare on Tuesday afternoon.
The draw was done as per Week 17 Castle Lager Premier Soccer League log standings, a development that saw the tournament’s defending champions FC Platinum, Chicken Inn, Manica Diamonds, Dynamos, Triangle United, Black Rhinos, Ngezi Platinum Stars, and Bulawayo Chiefs got into the pot as seeded teams and they will play their first-round matches at home.
FC Platinum will entertain Tenax and Chicken Inn will welcome Harare City. Dynamos were drawn to play the winner between Craneborne Bullets and Whawha.
Manica Diamonds will fight it out against Yadah FC.
Triangle United were drawn to play Highlanders. Black Rhinos meet former Cup Kings CAPS United. Ngezi Platinum Stars will do duty against Herentals. Bulawayo Chiefs will be up against the winner of the match between ZPC Kariba and Bulawayo City.
The preliminary round of the knockout tournament will be played on 6 August. The first-round matches will be played on 20 and 21 August. The quarter finals will be played on 17 and 18 September before the grand finale, scheduled for 19 November.