It is now official. The 2nd edition of the Ifeanyi Ekwueme Tico/Select Preseason Tournament will be held at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu from December 12 to December 16, 2020.
This tournament which promises to be the biggest preseason tournament this season will feature eight NPFL clubs and should be a fitting cutting drawer to clubs’ preseason activities before the 2020/21 NPFL season kicks off.
Thirteen teams are slated to feature in this edition. They are defending champions, Lobi Stars, Enyimba, Rivers United, Rangers, Heartland, FC IfeanyiUbah, Warri Wolves, Abia Warriors, Apex Krane, Ingass FC, J. Atete, Ifeanyi Ekwueme Football Academy and PXEL Football Academy.
Teams are expected to arrive on Friday, December 11 for the draws billed for Aaron Suites, Independence Layout, Enugu. The matches commence on Saturday morning.
The tournament is primarily for clubs using the Tico/Select brand of kits but other clubs are also accommodated.
Lobi Stars defeated Ingass FC in the final of the maiden edition held in Enugu last year.