Chippa United will meet fellow Absa Premiership outfit, Bidvest Wits in Johannesburg, while the Komani based Amavarara will travel to Thohoyandou in Limpopo, to play against Premiership side, Black Leopards.
The round of 16 starts on February 24th.
Amavarara is the first team from the Chris Hani District Municipality to reach the Nedbank Cup round of 16.
Last 16 Draw:
1. Polokwane/Baroka vs Hungry Lions
2. Zizwe/ Thembu vs TS Sporting
3. Mbombela United vs Real Kings
4. Sundowns vs VUT
5. Wits vs Chippa
6. Highlands Park vs Chiefs
7. Celtics vs Maritaburg
8. Black Leopard vs Amavarara #NedBankCupLast16 #Amavarara
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Club chairman, Lusapho Mzwakali, has mixed feelings about the draw.
“The draw is genuinely fair. But it’s mixed feelings about the distance, mixed feelings about the heat in Thohoyandou. It’s only the conditions of the place, not the opponent.”