Tuesday, April 16, 2024

2024 ABSA Cup kicks off this weekend 

The 2024 ABSA Cup will kick off tomorrow with the Preliminary Round taking centre stage in Kitwe at Nkana stadium with a double header. 

The action will move to Lusaka on Sunday at Sunset stadium with a triple header. 

Tickets for the matches have since gone on sale via CompuTicket in all Shoprite stores at K20 General Access and K50 VIP. 

On Wednesday, ABSA Bank Zambia announced a K5.5 Million Sponsorship package (35.7 percent increment from last year’s sponsorship of K4 million) for this year’s tournament. 

The tournament has since been expanded to 21 teams (10 Provincial League log leaders, 4 National Division One sides and 7 MTN Super League sides). 

At the same event a new look trophy was unveiled and the winners package announced as K800,000 while the runners up will pocket K350,000. 

The Player of the tournament, Top goalscorer and best goalkeeper will walk away with K25,000, sponsored by ABSA Life

Meanwhile the player of the match will walk away with K5,000 in the preliminary stage and K15,000 from the quarter final stage, sponsored by Zamtel. 

Travel subsidies for the participating teams will vary between K15,000 to K30,000.

Absa Cup 2024 Draws in Full

Saturday 23 March, 2024

First Round – Provincial Matches 

13h00 Mwaimwena Strikers Vs Ndola United | Nkana Stadium

15h00 Malalo Police Vs Muchinga Blue Eagles | Nkana Stadium

Sunday 24 March, 2024

10h00 Mines United Vs River Plate | Sunset Stadium

13h00 Chirundu United Vs Katete Rangers | Sunset Stadium

15h00 Barotse Crocs Vs Young Kansanshi | Sunset Stadium

Round of 16 (Easter Weekend)

ZESCO United Vs Barotse Crocs/Young Kansanshi 

Nchanga Rangers Vs Mines United/River Plate

Red Arrows Vs Malalo Police/Muchinga Blue Eagles

Green Eagles Vs Atletico Lusaka

Kabwe Warriors Vs Lumwana Radiants

Nkwazi Vs Indeni

FC MUZA Vs Katete Rangers/Chirundu United 

Power Dynamos Vs Mwaimwena Strikers/Ndola United

KEY DATES

Quarter-Finals April 13/14 Copperbelt

Semi-Finals Lusaka April 27/28 Lusaka

Finals – Copperbelt May 7

Aaron Mubanga
Aaron Mubangahttps://zambianfootball.co.zm
Aaron Mubanga is a qualified Environmental Health Technologist| Editor in Chief of Zambia's biggest all local football website ZamFoot| Player manager for Copper Queens duo of Barbra Banda and Evarine Susan Katongo |Brand Ambassador for Betway|Talent Scout| Women's Football Ambassador| Blogger | Football Writer|

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