By Habakuki Urio
THE highly waited Azam Sports Federation Cup (ASFC) draw will be conducted today evening in Dar es Salaam, the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) has said.
Speaking in an exclusive interview, the TFF Media and Communications Officer Alfred Lucas said preparations for the event to be held at Azam television headquarters have been completed.
“Today will be a great opportunity for sports fans in the country to know which team plays who in the lucrative ASFC competition for upcoming second round,” He said. The draw will be supervised by TFF, Azam and League Board.
According to Lucas a total of 64 teams will take part in the draw with 16 of them being those compete in premier league (VPL) while the rest trade in the first and second division respectively.
The VPL teams contesting today are defending champions, Simba SC, Young Africans, Azam FC, Mbeya City, Mtibwa Sugar, Kagera Sugar, Mbao FC, Singida United, Stand United, Ndanda FC, Ruvu Shooting, Lipuli FC, Njombe Mji, Mwadui, Tanzania Prisons and Majimaji.