Nedbank Cup last 16 draw results confirmed
Making their debut in the Nedbank Cup this season, the Venda Football Club is one of the new teams that has made it through to the round of 16 after winning 3-1 against the African All Stars in the first round. For the first time in Nedbank Cup history, four lower division sides have progressed to the Last 16 stage. Summerfield Dynamos, Sinenkani FC, Mathaithai FC and Black Eagles FC all impressed in the first round and will be aiming to once again defy odds by reaching the quarterfinals.
Nedbank’s Executive Head for Group Marketing, Nthabiseng Matshekga, said: ‘It’s been such a great experience watching all the teams on the field giving their all to secure a spot in the top 16. For us, sport is all about giving back to the fans and community at large. That is why as a financial services provider, we have recognised that in 2022 we can truly empower our clients and the general public to make better money choices through a journey that encourages responsible spending, saving and better borrowing choices. Through the Nedbank Cup, we are excited to offer products and services that enable progress and improvement in the lives of all South Africans.’
Round-of-16 fixtures are as follows:
- Venda Football Academy vs University of Pretoria
- Swallows FC vs Royal AM
- Marumo Gallants vs Orlando Pirates
- Platinum City Rovers vs SuperSport United
- TS Galaxy vs Baroka FC
- Sinenkani vs Tshakhuma FC
- Summerfield Dynamos vs Black Eagles FC
- Mamelodi Sundowns vs Mathaithai FC
Dates and venues will be confirmed by the PSL at a later stage. Nedbank will also be launching exciting initiatives and activities as part of its Nedbank Cup 2022 season campaign.