By Sedara Philip
Akwa United will take on Abia Warriors in a pre-season friendly match today(Saturday).
The encounter is billed for the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo
The pre-season friendly game is aimed at preparing both teams for the 2023-24 Nigeria Professional Football League season.
Abia Warriors were billed to face Rangers last week in Enugu but the encounter was cancelled.
The Ochendo Boys had a disappointing outing in a pre-season tournament Ikenne where they failed to progress from the group stage.
Akwa United have not had the best preparation for the upcoming season as they suffered defeat in their friendlies against Enyimba and a draw with Bayelsa United.
The new NPFL season will kick-start in September.