The team representing University of Uyo in the higher institution football league, Uniuyo Tuskites lost the 1st leg of it’s round of 16 fixture in the competition to the team representing Enugu State University of Science and Technology, ESUT Explorers; 3-0 in Enugu.
Two Goals by Emmanuel Emmanuel in the 18th, 58th minute, either sides of Ngene Nnamdi’s 34th minute goal secured the win for the team from Enugu. The team from Uyo was reduced to ten men when the team captain Handsome Alexander received his marching order in the 83rd minute for a second bookable offense.
Emmanuel Emmanuel received the man of the match award. See Results from other fixtures below: