By Richard Tiyesi
The 2018 Regional phase of Carlsberg Cup competition is all set to kick off from 28th and 29th July in the Southern Region as a draw was conducted Monday for the 22 teams that registered.
Southern Region Football Association (SRFA) organised the draw at BAT Ground in Blantyre where all the participating teams were represented.
The teams will be battling for eight slots set aside for their region at the national stage of the event.
SRFA Vice General Secretary Kingsley Simbeye described the draw as a success as all team representatives participated.
“The draw has been conducted and we are currently working on venues.
"We will then release a complete fixture for all the games. We have done our best to ensure that every participating team knows the rules and regulations of the competition.
"Participating teams already know that this is a knockout tournament and they have to do well to progress,” he said.
Castel Malawi Limited sponsors the Carlsberg Cup to the tune of K40 million.
Southern Region teams will play as follow;
1.Hangover vs Phalombe Open Space
2.Mangochi Challengers vs MDF Marine
3.Naming'omba vs CISO
4.Steffords vs Mangochi United
5.Neno Medicals vs Nyasa Big Bullets Reserve
6.Sable Farming vs Befoward Wanderers Reserve
7.Cobbe Barracks vs Prison United
8.White Eagles vs Polytechnic
9.Nyasa United vs Ntopwa FC
10.Changalume Barracks vs Ginnery Corner
11.Mighty lvory v A and P Hardware
11 on bye
7 vs 9
2 vs 4
3 vs 6
5 vs 10
8 vs 1
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