JOHANNESBURG – Though Kaizer Chiefs wanted a home game they have instead been drawn away against ABC Motsepe side Tornado FC in the Nedbank Cup Last 32.
The draw was conducted on Thursday night at the Nedbank Headquarters in Sandton.
“We wanted a home game,” said Khama Billiat. “But we are professionals and we are looking forward to travelling to the Eastern Cape. We are looking forward to lifting this trophy.”
Tornado FC play their home games at Mdantsane’s Sisa Dukashe Stadium and are currently on top of the log in their region.
Holding 13 Nedbank Cup titles, Amakhosi last lifted this trophy in 2013.
Chiefs are looking at this edition of the 2019 Nedbank Cup to get back to lifting trophies after an uncharacteristic three past seasons.
The full draw is:
Cape Town City vs SuperSport United
Umvoti vs TS Galaxy
Bidvest Wits vs Boyne Tigers FC
Chippa United vs Mamelodi Sundowns
AmaZulu vs Highlands Park
Tjakastad Junior Shepherds vs Golden Arrows
Baroka vs Jomo Cosmos
Maccabi vs The Magic
Witbank Spurs vs Maritzburg United
Free State Stars vs Richards Bay FC
Super Eagles vs Bloemfontein Celtic
Polokwane City vs Tshakhuma FC
Black Leopards vs Orlando Pirates
Cape Umoya United vs TUT
Mbombela United vs NC Professionals
Tornado FC v Kaizer Chiefs
African News Agency (ANA)