This years Federation Cup round of 32 match day 2 fixtures will witness a thrilling encounter between Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club of Lagos and Nigeria National League (NNL) side, Katsina United Football Club of Katsina.
The two sides will go head to head this Thursday at the Confluence Stadium in Lokoja, Kogi State with the sole aim of booking a place in the round of 16 of the National Challenge Cup.
Pundits across the country are of the opinion that the NPFL side stands a better chance of progressing to the next round of the competition.
Coach Fidelis Ilechukwu has ordered his wards to go all out against Katsina United FC as they hope to seal a place in the round of 16 of the Oldest Cup competition in Nigeria, thus Lokoja fans are in for a lifetime football experience that promises to be a tough and interesting encounter.
The NPFL debutant have won two games out of their last four with two wins, one draw and one defeat.
Katsina United FC on the other hand have also won two out of their opening three league matches played so far in the second tier of Nigerian football this season. They are one of the teams tipped to gain promotion to the top league.