Nigeria Professional Football League club, Enyimba have crashed out of the 2019 Aiteo Cup after suffering a 3-2 defeat to Smart City FC in the Round of 32.
The less-fancied Smart City have now qualified for the Round of 16 following the win over Enyimba.
In other games played on Wednesday, the account of Sunshine Stars in the 2019 AITEO Cup was frozen by EFCC after losing their football case, 1-0 to the Abuja based team in the round 32 fixture game played on Wednesday.
It was a day where notable giants in the Nigeria Professional Football League bites the dust crashing out of the AITEO Cup. Some clubs like Enyimba and Delta Force losing to less illustrious opponents following the footsteps of Sunshine Stars of Akure.
Nasarawa United lost to Alklosendi 1-0. A game of two brothers from Lafia and the younger eliminated the elder one from the competition.
Delta Force were not forceful against Cynosure, losing to the lottery penalties 10-11 after goalless 90 minutes. Lobi Stars smiled home with a 2-0 victory over Enugu Rangers.
Round 32 results
Enyimba FC Outsmarted by Smart City 3-2
Lobi Stars Football Club 2-0 Enugu Rangers
Ambassador 0-1 Warri Wolves FC
EFCC 1-0 Sunshine Stars Football Club
Gateway United 0-2 Abia Warriors FC
AKLOSENDI INT’L FC 1-0 Nasarawa United
Rivers United F. C. 3-0 Akwa United
Shooting Stars 2-0 Katsina United
Ekiti United 2 – 4 Bendel Insurance
Crown FC 1-1 Kwara United (4-5 PK)
Gombe United FC 0-1 Niger Tornadoes
Wikki Tourist 1-1 Calabar Robers (2-4 PK)
Delta Force 0-0 Cynosure FC (10-11 PK)