The defending champions of the Remita Corporate Champions Cup, IHS Towers will begin the defence of the trophy with a clash against First City Monument Bank on August 12 at the Yaba College of Technology play ground.
According to the draw held yesterday in Lagos, Friesland Campina will take on 9Mobile in the opening game while First Bank of Nigeria square up against Unilever. The other fixture for the day pitches Leadway Assurance against Credit Direct.
According to the organisers, a novelty match between hosts YABATECH and UNILAG football teams will usher in the competition which is in its 4th season.
The competing teams will be gunning for a giant trophy named Koenig trophy and lots of attractive packages, the organisers said.
The tournament, which has former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai as its brand ambassador has provided a platform where corporate bodies meet, make friendships and build bond across the participating organisations.
The former Nigeria international expressed appreciation for the recognition accorded him and promised that he would always be ready to identify with them whenever he is cal