2020/21 MTN FA Cup: Preliminary round fixtures in full
The draw involved four former winners - Sekondi Hasaacas, Sekondi XI Wise, Okwahu United and New Edbuiase United.
The MTN FA Cup is back with a live draw held for the preliminary round of the 2020/21 season on Tuesday.
This edition of the prestigious FA Cup championship will be competed by 44 clubs from Division Two, 48 from Division One and 18 Premier League clubs who will not be involved in the preliminary.
In all, 92 clubs – which included former winners Sekondi Hasaacas, Sekondi XI Wise, Okwahu United and New Edbuiase United – were drawn for the 46 matches set to be played at this first stage of the competition.
The clubs were drawn under 10 groups to reduce travelling time, cost and facilitate more local derbies.
The preliminary round of the 2020/21 MTN FA Cup competition is scheduled to be played from Friday, May 14 to Thursday, May 20, 2021.
The winners of this preliminary round will be joined by the 18 Premier League clubs for the Round of 64.
A grand launch for the 2020/21 season and draw for the Round of 64 has been scheduled to be held at MTN House on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.
The ultimate winner of the 2020/21 MTN FA Cup gets to represent Ghana in the 2021/22 Caf Confederation Cup.
Below are the pairings for the Preliminary Round:
Bofoakwa Tano vs Berekum Barcelona
Sunyani Reformers FC vs Bibiani GoldStars
Techiman City vs Unity FC
Berekum Arsenals vs Kato Freedom Fighters
B.A United vs Young Apostles
Kenyasi New Dreams FC vs Nkoranza Warriors
DC United vs WamanafoMighty Royals
Kintampo Top Talent FC vs Nsoatreman FC
Tamale Sky FC vs Tamale City FC
Steadfast FC vs Great Amphibians FC
Real Tamale United vs Gbewaa FC
Kintampo FC vs Young Zobzia FC
Zuarungu FC vs Paga Crocodiles
Bolga Soccer Masters vs Garu United
Wa Suntaa vs Sombo Freedom Stars
Wa Yassin FC vs Real 24 hours FC
Kumawuman United vs Wassaman United
Pacific Heroes vs Riverplate Athletic Club
Thunderbolt FC vs Owerriman FC
Asokwa Deportivo vs Afigya Shooting Stars
Achiken FC vs Bekwai Youth Football Academy
Dolphins FC vs Sekondi Hasaacas
Skyy FC vs Nzema Kotoko
TTU Stars vs FC Samartex
Nkwantaman United vs Aboi Young Stars
Sekondi XI Wise vs Proud United
Swedru All Blacks vs Venomous Vipers
Winneba United vs Star Madrid
Windy Professionals vs Soccer Intellectuals
Suampongman United vs Metro Stars
New Edubiase United vs Unistar Academy
Planners Athletic FC vs Kotoku Royals
Blue Skies Pelicans FC vs Okwawu United
Kade United vs Bazooka FC
Phar Rangers vs Krystal Palace
Adidome Unity Stars vs Akatsi All Stars
Bebeto FC vs Agbozume Weavers
Likpe Heroes vs Heart of Lions
Accra City Stars vs Emmanuel FC
Vision FC vs Third World FC
Attram de-Visser Academy vs Star Makers FC
Tema Youth vs Danbort FC
Accra Young Wise vs Nania FC
Uncle T United vs Teshie Unique FC
Amidaus Professionals vs Charity Stars
Mighty Jets vs Accra Lions